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Ulpiano Checa Museum


It is about time to visit one of the most surprising museums in the region, dedicated to one of the most unknown sought-after painters in his time and today.

Who is Ulpiano Checa?

He was one of the most sought-after painters of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, although he later fell unnoticed. Although his work covers various genres, Ulpiano Checa stands out in the field of historical painting, which he endowed with an impressive movement, making his characters seem alive.

What works are in the Ulpiano Checa Museum?

It is the best collection dedicated to a single artist and a reference in the exhibition spaces of the region. The museum houses a large number of oil paintings, watercolors, engravings or illustrated books, as well as some reference works and a lot of varied documentation on the figure of the painter.

It is a jewel, unknown despite shining with its own light. Go inside to contemplate some of the best mural works of the 19th century.


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