Just around the corner from San Nicolas Cathedral in Alicante Old Town, (c/San Agustin nº 3) this small, but free, museum is a hidden gem! Features many Nativity scenes in 3d which are beautifully crafted and really special to look at. The curator is friendly and gives information to anyone who asks - well worth a visit when you are... 更多
If you know your stories from the religious works you will have more interest, great detail by the various artists. Around the corner from the Cathedral, small footprint on street, 3 or 4 rooms.
NATIVITY SCENE MUSEUM This museum is located in a traditional house typical of the city’s Old Quarter. It is home to a permanent exhibition of nativity scenes in homage to the great nativity scene tradition of Spain and various other countries around the world, and its collection includes several international pieces. Address: c/ San Agustín nº 3 (Old Quarter) Tel:... 更多
Spent a long time looking for it. Would be very helpful if this information was available for everyone. The notice on the door gave no information when it closed, or when it would reopen. None of the people who helped me find it knew ot was closed.
This museum features the typical Belen or Creche which adorns nearly all households in Spain during the Christmas Season. You can admire the small statues of religious content and the idealization of the times when Christ was born.
We loved this museum, it is unusual and thought provoking. Small but very nicely laid out and lit. An amazing array of different styles of nativity. We loved looking at all the models of characters and animals, and at the really atmospheric scenery.
This free museum is a hidden gem. If you love Christmas, you should definitely visit to check out a variety of awesome nativity scenes.
I expected a dusty little display of some really naff nativity scenes - what we got was a wonderfully enlightening... 更多