What you'll do
We'll start at the exterior of Teatro Cervantes where you'll learn how the Malaga society was when Picasso was born, and we'll see the mural "The ages of Picasso". Later we'll head to Plaza de la Merced, where we'll see Picasso's Birthplace and learn more about his family and his chilhood in the area. Following, we'll visit the church of Santiago, where you'll find his baptism registry and the pile where he was baptized. Next we'll admire the exterior of the Museo Picasso and go through different places related to him and his family, like his kindergarden, the old Fine Arts School or his father's workplace. We'll enter to the Museo de Málaga to see the kind of painting Picasso was surrounded by in his childhood in Malaga. Also we'll discover some Picassos there and we'll end at the Museo Municipal where we'll see some of his father's paintings and a special one that the same Picasso copied when he was a child.
I am an architect and passionate about art, history and culture. My interest in travelling made me create my own company, Voilà Málaga, in 2013. This way I could offer experiences in Malaga as I love doing when I travel. Unique and professional visits, with a personal attention and where you get the most of the city. I love Malaga, meeting people from other places and make them love my hometown and be part of it. I speak English, French and Spanish, I'm official tourist guide and I have been given the Tourist Quality Seal given by the Ministry of Tourism.
Entrance to Museo de Málaga and to MUPAM (Municipal Museum)
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Where you'll be
We will visit generally the exterior of the places related to Picasso's childhood. At the end of the tour we'll enter in two museums where we'll discover some of his works and others deeply related to him. Along this tour you'll learn how he ended up loving painting women, bulls, doves, and many other items inspired from his cradle. More info in www.voilamalaga.com
Things to keep in mind
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 4 guests ages 12 and up can attend.
You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.
The visit is entirely made on foot but no long distances to walk. Includes a journey to Picasso's roots, how he got inspired by his hometown, family and friends, and how this influenced in his art.