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Museum Es Baluard

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As a referent in the Balearic Islands of the artistic creation in the 20th and 21th centuries, Es Baluard Museu d'Art Modern i Contemporani de Palma presents since its opening in 2004 differents views of its collection, organizes exhibitions of the...more
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Plaza Porta de Santa Catalina 10, 07012 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
+34 971 90 82 00
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had very high expectations for this modern art museum and were completely disappointed. There were not many works of art on display, poorly laid out with lots of walking between galleries. As far as I am concerned it is one of the worst art...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This gallery is housed in a brilliant building which is in the old town and a great mix of contemporary and historic architecture. The art pieces inside and outside are a fantastic mix of contemporary works including many by Miro but also pieces by a...More

Thank Latin1954
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking around in the old town, we decided to visit this museum in a cloudy but hot day in Palma. The building is very interesting, with sharp angular lines and lots of glass. Inside it is interesting too, with a concept of modern gallery. There...More

Thank Espai E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Exhibition in the basement is not for the faint hearted, certainly unsuitable for families and mixed age groups. There are no warnings about this, certainly not in English. If you want to be disturbed and possibly offended and shocked as I am told by those...More

Thank lynnsparkle
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Really enjoyed this modern art museum - interestingly presented collection really well curated in a great space. Also recommend the cafe/bar/restaurant with its amazing views from the terrace.More

Thank Mrs C
EsBaluardMuseu, EsBaluardMuseu at Museum Es Baluard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your comment Mrs C, we appreciate your visit to the museum. Currently the permanent collection is located in the main floor of the building and it is presented combining the dialogue between different concepts. The latest artworks incorporated are included in this...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018

Relatively quiet when we visited and some interesting pieces around including the original (miniature) upside down church - the large one is on a piece of land outside the front entrance and has its own entry on TA. The outside terraces give you a great...More

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EsBaluardMuseu, EsBaluardMuseu at Museum Es Baluard, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your comment WellTravelledPig, we are pleased of your visit to the museum. The current permanent exhibition has pieces that connect the interiors and exteriors of the museum. The expression of In&Out concept is showed in the piece made by Dennis Oppenheim. Outside...More

Reviewed 10 June 2018

Having been to contemporary art museums all over the world, this is one of the best. This is because I wasn't expecting too much from a relatively small museum in a city not particularly associated with massive artistic achievement - though Spain should never be...More

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EsBaluardMuseu, EsBaluardMuseu at Museum Es Baluard, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you in advance for your comment stephen h, it is a great pleasure for us your visit and your interest in our museum. Our collection, which is in constantly interpretations, includes works of artists connectet to the landscapism of the late 19th century as...More

Reviewed 6 June 2018

In a city so laden with history, and in a climate so conducive to relaxation and leisure, it would seem easy to miss a museum of contemporary and "modern" art. However it would be a mistake to miss out on a such an opportunity. The...More

Thank tom h
EsBaluardMuseu, EsBaluardMuseu at Museum Es Baluard, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you in advance for your comment tom h, we wish you enjoyed your visit through the collection and the exhibitions. It is true that the atmosphere in our museum allows you wander through the exhibition rooms stopping in the details that you are interested...More

Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent museum with a variety of art works and installations on display Closed Mondays FREE FRIDAYS !! ( hidden in the small print ) you can leave a donation if you like , excellent views from the terraces and nice cafe Well worth a visit...More

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EsBaluardMuseu, EsBaluardMuseu at Museum Es Baluard, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you for your comment Helen40uk, we are very pleased of your visit to the museum. We have different rates depending on the day you come or the discount you have. Every Friday we have the special rate “You decide” (“Tu decideixes”) and every day...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018

It is reasonably priced at 6 euro per ticket and it is easy to find. While I enjoyed the works of Miro, I did not fully appreciate other exhibits - but this is modern art. What I loved the most is the building, the space...More

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EsBaluardMuseu, EsBaluardMuseu at Museum Es Baluard, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you for your comment kasiulka6, we hope to see you again in our new exhibitions. Our permanent collection contains artists as Miró and some of the different pieces which he did as paintings, sculptures, drawings and other works. Moreover, other relevant 20th century artists...More

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