The objective of the IVAM, Institut Valencià d’Art Modern, is knowledge expansion, protection, promotion and diffusion of modern and contemporary art. Its programme of activities includes the exhibition of its art collection, the organization of temporary exhibitions and the edition of catalogues and other publications that go into the topics of the exhibits in depth, as well as the organization of conferences, courses, workshops and concerts that are related to the works on display and other areas in contemporary art. It has two sections: the Centre Julio González, a building of new construction which was inaugurated in 1989 and shows the museum collection together with temporary exhibitions, and the Sala de la Muralla, a gallery below ground level with the remains of the mediaeval ramparts of the city that houses temporary exhibitions.
Opening hours and days.
Tuesday to Sunday from 10:00 to 19:00 hours. / Monday closed
General entrance: 2 euro
Students / Student card: 1 euro
Retired people: Free entrance
Civic and cultural groups (advanced booking): Free entrance
Other groups: 1,50 euro per person
Handicap: Free entrance
Sundays: Free entrance
For guided tours:
Apply in advance
Tel.: +34 96 386 30 00 Fax: + 34 96 392 10 94
- How come?
City Buses: 5
(Others nearby: 8, 28, 29, 79, 80, 81 and 95)
Many national and international destinations
Puente de Madera Station:
Local train services
Underground: Line 4
Underground: Line 1