Voluntary elderly guides help us to better understand the Monumental Complex
Draws and known in the Museum of the Alhambra. Alhambra of Granada
Educational activities at the Museum of the Alhambra. Alhambra of Granada
Located in the interior of the Palace of Charles V
Admission to the Permanent Exhibition is free
The Permanent Collection starts to look like a "Museum" in the mid 19th century
The Programme of Cultural Voluntary service consists of 20 members that are on duty in the Museum everyday from 10.00 am to 13.30 pm.
"This programme is an initiative of the “Spanish Confederation of Schools for the Elderly” in its programme “Elderly Cultural Voluntary to teach the Museums of Spain" and as recognition to their work is has been object of public recognition with the “Extraordinary Prize of Imserso 1998” and later on with the ""Prize Júbilo 2000"".
The programme "Voluntary Guides in the Museum of the Alhambra" is considered a consolidated activity in the Museum since 1998. It offers a daily service in which the Permanent Exhibition is explained to individuals or group or students, in Spanish, and also in English and French ."
What originally was a first experience of disseminating the exhibited collections, little by little has become a stable service that it is already requested by visitors - recommended by friends or teachers who have known the activity and repeat the experience year after year.
Visit times: daily from 10.00am to 13.00pm under request; small groups; priority booking to school and adult groups, under request.