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Lladro City of Porcelain - "Museum" in Valencia, Spain.
The Lladro porcelain figurines are the ultimate art of Valencian ceramics. It is an incredible vision. The Lladro City of Porcelain will give you a guided tour through the factory. You will follow a figurine made from scratch and every artist at his workplace will explain his part of the process. It will make your jaw drop. There are also video presentations of the history and principles of Lladro. The compex holds a large exhibition / shop where you can view most of Lladro works currently in production. It makes for one of the best art galleries in town.
Viewing time: 2h
What it is about: the
artworks of Lladro and process of their creation
Presentation: video, factory tour, presentation by artists, exhibition / shop
The building: Lladro mega-complex the City of Porcelain.
The tour (Sp, En, possibly Fr, It) around the Lladro factory is guided. You can book online 15 days in advance or sooner by phone. You could also just pop in to the shop but it is not guaranteed that they will fix you to a tour without booking.
The easiest public transport is metro - take the north branch of the red line to Alboraya (20 min from centre) and then it's a 10 min walk. Take a map with you to find the way from the metro.
6 months a year there is also a service by Bus Turistic - contact them.
A taxi will cost you around 10€ from the centre one way.
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