Millionaire enthusiast Jordi Clos has accumulated an impressive collection of Egyptian art divided on three floors of an Eixample town house, thematically into ten subjects: the Pharaoh, the gods, the arts and more, with reconstructions of tombs and a choice collection of masks, ceramics, jewellery, statuettes and mummies, including a baby crocodile that looks like a pencil and other swaddled animals, made visible with X-rays. It has a library nice outdoor terrace café, too.
C/ de Valencia 286
Hours Mon-Fri 10am-2pm & 4-8pm, Sat 10am-8pm, Sun 10am-2pm. Summer Mon-Sat 10am-8pm; Sun 10am-2pm
Adm €11; €8 for students and over 65s; under 5s free
metro: Passeig de Gràcia
+34 93 488 01 88
Images by: Museu Egipci