The Museo Sorolla is one of Madrid's best kept secrets for art lovers to discover. The Sorolla Museum celebrates the life and work of Joaquin Sorolla, one of Spain's most innovative portrait and landscape artists. Come and see his house as it was when he lived here and see many of his most excellent works hung on his walls.
The treasures of SorollaThe Sorolla Museum is located in Joaquin Sorolla’s former house located just off the Paseo de la Castellana boulevard. The house is still furnished as it was during the artist's life, however some rooms have been turned into galleries displaying his many works. Much of the paintings inside were in fact donated to the museum by his family in 1925. An official Spanish heritage site, the Museo Sorolla is now dedicated to allowing both locals and visitors to enjoy his pioneering and perceptive use of light and poignant social commentary.
View incredible artBe sure not to miss the most famous paintings stored inside when you visit. 'The Horse's Bath' is one of the museum's most popular works and gives an insight into Sorolla's trademark blending of whites and blues. 'The Gardens at the Sorolla Family House' is another of the main attractions, demonstrating the artist's almost unparalleled vision and expressive freedom within late 19th century Spanish art. Many of Sorolla's iconic beach scenes are also displayed in the museum, with the collection continuing to inspire artists to this day. We are sure you will love looking at the intricate detail on his famous 'Walk on the beach' painting too.
The Radisson Blu Hotel, Madrid Prado allows guests to easily explore Sorolla's work as well as other important cultural sites such as the famous Museo del Prado. Once you are finished exploring the city for the day, continue your trip in absolute style with our rooms designed by top Spanish designers Sandra Tarruella and Isabel Lopez.