Canary Islands Sights

Fundación César Manrique

  • Calle Jorge Luis Borges Map It
  • Tahíche
  • House/Mansion/Villa

Published 08/18/2015

Fodor's Review

The former home of this accomplished artist and architect is now a museum and foundation displaying a collection of his paintings and sculptures, as well as works by other 20th-century artists. The real attraction is the house itself, designed by Manrique to blend with the volcanic landscape. Built into a series of lower-level caves, with palm trees ascending into the upper floor, are a series of unusual, whitewashed living rooms. The maze of spaces invites you to walk from room to room through indoor tunnels and outdoor courtyards.

Sight Information

Address:

Calle Jorge Luis Borges, Tahíche, Lanzarote, 35507, Spain

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Phone:

928-843138

Sight Details:

  • €8
  • Daily 10–6

Published 08/18/2015

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