Six Museums to Visit if it Rains

Just in case you’re lucky enough get to know Seville when it’s raining, Seebybike has made a list of great things you can do indoors (the best part is that you can get there by bike!!). But first, do you know how’s the weather like in Seville?

Seville has a Mediterranean climate, with dry summer and wet winter. The annual average temperature is 25 °C (77 °F) during the day and 13 °C (55 °F) at night. Summer is the dominant season and lasts from May to October.

Seville has the hottest summer in Europe with average daily highs in July of 36.0 °C (97 °F). Average minimum temperatures in July are 20.3 °C (69 °F) and every year the temperature exceeds 40 °C (104 °F) on several occasions.

  • Winters are mild: January is the coolest month, with average maximum temperatures of 16.0 °C (61 °F) and minimum of 5.7 °C (42 °F).
  • Precipitation varies from 400 to 800 mm (15.7 to 31.5 in) per year, concentrated in the period October to April. December is the wettest month, with an average rainfall of 99 millimetres (3.9 in). On average there are 51 days of rain.

So, back to the list, we have selected six museums that are really interesting, here you go:

  1. Centro de Cerámica de Triana: It was created in 2014 by the City Hall of Seville to preserve and promote the Ceramics tradition of the city.
  • Schedule:
    • Tuesday to Saturday: 10:00 – 14:00 and 17:00 – 19:30
    • Sunday, holiday: 10:00 – 15:30
  • Prices: 2.10€

2. Archeology Museum: Located in the Renaissance Building of the Exhibition of 1929 in Plaza de America it has several collections, from the Treasure of Carambolo to pieces of gold from the Copper Age (2500 b.C.).

  • Schedule:
    • Tuesday to Saturday: 09:00 to 20:30
    • Sunday, holiday: 09:00 – 15:30
  • Prices:
    • EU citizens: free
    • Others: 1.50

3. Museum of Arts and Folklore: Located in the Mudejar Building of the Exhibition of 1929 in Plaza de America. They not only show objects and utensils that are part of Seville traditional culture but also customs, knowledge and ways of living in general that these objects and utensils are included.

  • Schedule:
    • Tuesday to Saturday: 09:00 to 20:30
    • Sunday, holiday: 09:00 – 15:30
  • Prices:
    • EU citizens: free
    • Others: 1.50

4. CAAC, Andalusian Center of Contemporary Art: Opened in 1990 and located in the Cartuja Monastery, its main purpose is to publicize and disseminate history and creativity of contemporary art and culture.

  • Schedule:
    • Tuesday to Saturday: 11:00 to 21:00
    • Sunday, holiday: 10:00 – 15:30
  • Prices: 3,01€
    • Free: Tuesday-Friday from 19:00 to 21:00 and Saturdays from 11:00 to 21:00.

5. Museum of Fine Arts: It is the second Spanish art gallery, it is in Plaza del Museo and has paintings from Velázquez and Murillo.

  • Schedule:
    • Tuesday to Saturday: 09:00 to 20:30
    • Sunday, holiday: 09:00 – 15:30
  • Prices:
    • EU citizens: free
    • Others: 1.50