Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Alicante
Basílica de Santa María
Flanked by twin towers, the flamboyant, 18th-century baroque facade and ornate, gilded altarpiece both contrast with the nave’s Gothic...
Playa del Postiguet
Immediately north of the port is the attractively coloured sandy beach of Playa del Postiguet, Alicante's city beach. It gets packed in...
Castillo de Santa Bárbara
There are sweeping views over the city from this large 16th-century castle, which houses a museum recounting the history of the city...
One of the Barrio's most reliable spots for a decent drink, with a friendly, bohemian atmosphere and good rock and metal sounds. They...
One wall’s rough stone, another bright orange and blood red, and it’s luridly painted with skeletons, creepy-crawlies and a frieze of...
Plaza Santa María 3 · interesting places nearby
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Alicante information
This splendid museum, inside the 17th-century Casa de la Asegurada, has an excellent collection of 20th-century Spanish art, including works by Dalí, Miró, Chillida, Sempere, Tàpies and Picasso.