Mijas attractions

Historic Site in Mijas

Virgen de la Peña

If you walk past the ayuntamiento (town hall), you will reach this gorgeous grotto where the Virgin is said to have appeared to two children who were led here by a dove in 1586. Within the cliff-top cave is a flower…
Museum in Mijas

Centro de Arte Contemporáneo de Mijas

This art museum houses an extraordinary exhibition of Picasso ceramics (the second-largest collection in the world), plus some exquisite Dalí bronze figurines, glassware and bas-reliefs. There are also temporary exh…
Museum in Mijas

Casa Museo de Mijas

This quaint folk museum was created and is run by Carmen Escalona, who specialises in crafting folk-themed models that, together with other artefacts, show perfectly the style and mode of living some 50 years ago.
Notable Building in Mijas

Plaza de Toros

This unusual square bullring is located at the top of the village, and is surrounded by lush ornamental gardens with wonderful views of the coast. There's a modest museum dedicated to local bullfighting history.