Know the museum of miniatures in Torrox
In this post we know you to the museum of miniatures in Torrox. It is a curious museum that represents the town of Torrox but on a small scale so that inhabitants and visitors can see it from another perspective.
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Where is the museum of Torrox’s miniatures?
Inside the historic centre of Torrox is this interesting museum of miniatures. In which, in addition to other antique pieces, the impressive model of the municipality of Axarquía stands out.
First of all this museum is in what was known as the old Mint. It also houses the works of the local artisan Antonio Medina. This is how this artist’s dream comes true. Because he also sees how his efforts to see his exhibited works have culminated. It is a magnificent museum of barely twenty square metres.
The Museum is located in the heart of the Historical Center of the municipality, in the Calle Baja. In the course of the so-called Route of Almanzor, urban tourist route marked through sixteen ceramics alluding to the history of the town, dating from the ninth century. It is located in an old historical house traditionally known as the Mint, because it was the seat of a “mint” in the sixteenth century (place of coinage). The building, acquired by the municipality, was recently restored through a Workshop School.
In this space the great model of Torrox stands out in which the artist has spent several years in its construction. But other works are also shown where you can see elements of everyday life in the locality. And also some very significant photographs.
How much is it worth to know the museum of miniatures in Torrox?
Admission is free and with the collaboration of the Almedina Women’s Association. It is open from 10.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. Monday to Sunday.
How you can arrive to know the museum of miniatures of Torrox
You will need a vehicle to explore Torrox and surroundings freely. If you don´t have yours You can make two choices:
- The cheapest way to travel is the public But there is a big disvantage, because you will have to worry about its schedules ant waste time waiting for them.
- You can also book our car hire with Bahia Sexi. It will offer you freedoom and the privacy to explore the region in your own thing.
In addition, if you prefer second possibility, you can choose your favorite pick up point.
- Our service “Meet & Greet” is at you disposal at the Malaga Airport, where our staffs will meet you at arrivals area to deliver the car rental as soon as you arrive.
- We can also meet at the reception hall of your hotel, where the staff will deliver the car rental in Torrox. In the same way, you can return the car rental without leaving accommodation. So you can give the key to the receptionist after you park near.
- Our staff will be glad to deliver you the rental car, when you visit our office.
You can book it online to choose your favorite pick up point on our website.
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