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Opening times: 11 to 20 h
Free entry

Closed on Monday

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BY APPOINTMENT (Postponed until further notice)

From September to June

The CGAC offers free guided tours of its temporary exhibitions, from Tuesday to Friday, and from 11 am to 1 pm
The purpose of this service is to stimulate public interest in contemporary creation and to encourage communication between the spectator and the works of art.

For groups of children in Nursery and Primary school, the staff from the Activities and Education Department also designs specific learning workshops to round off the tour of the art exhibits.

Approximate duration of the tours:

Nursery school. Tour-workshop: 60 minutes
Primary school. Tour-workshop: 90 minutes
Secondary school, Bacharelato and adults: 50 minutes

Groups must consist of a minimum of 5 and a maximum of 9 participants.

Participation is open to all types of groups. To apply for a guided tour, please send an email to . The message should include the following information: name of applicant (person or institution), number of people in the group, their age and academic qualifications, preferred date and time of tour, and a contact telephone number and email address.

WITHOUT APPOINTMENT (Postponed until further notice)

Throughout the year


CGAC’S architecture and history - guided tours

Every first Saturday of the month we organize a visit in relation to CGAC’s architecture and history.

During the course of these tours Álvaro Siza’s design will be discussed, as well as its close, formal and conceptual connection with Bonaval Park and with the city surrounding it.

Our guided tour goes from the outer porch to the roof of the building where there is a permanent exhibition of Dan Graham’s Triangular Pavilion

To participate in this activity, you do not need to register beforehand. Tours will start from CGAC’s reception area at midday and will last approximately 50 minutes. The number of participants may range from one to a maximum of four.

Guide visits to exhibitions

Every Sunday, the public is invited to come and visit CGAC to enjoy the exhibits accompanied by specialists in art. This service aims to stimulate public interest in modern artistic creations and to facilitate the dialogue between the spectator and the works of art. The public will be given a tour of the different temporary exhibitions with comments by two art experts.

You don’t have to make an appointment to participate in this activity. Visits start in the main lobby of the museum at 12:00 h. The number of participants may range from one to a maximum of nine. Groups will be formed by order of arrival. Visits last approximately 50 minutes. 

Terrace access

Saturdays and Sundays at 13:00 h  

Visitors may request access to the terrace, where artist Dan Graham’s permanent installation Triangular Pavilion (1997) is located, at the CGAC’s reception. Access to the area will be under the supervision of the   centre's staff.

These activity are free of charge

The number of seats available for the museum´s activities are subject to change as a result of potential changes in Covid-19 regulations. 

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Rúa Valle Inclán, 2
15703 Santiago de Compostela
Ph.: (+34) 981 546 619