Museum in Riogordo

riogordo museo fachada
the facade

The ethnographic museum of Riogordo in Axarquia

In this article you will find the essential information for visiting the etnographic museum of Riogordo

  • A few words about Riogordo and the museum
  • Opening hours and address of the museum
  • The museum and the molienda
  • Where is the museum?
  • Some useful links to other museums in Malaga

riogordo museo fachada
entrance to the museum

A few words about Riogordo

Riogordo is a small white village in Axarquia, in the province of Malaga.

Riogordo vista pueblo campo en Axarquia

The etnographic museum of Riogordo is a little jewel to visit. Both the interior and the whole structure are worth seeing.

Riogordo museo 3
fountain in the courtyard

Inside you will find the tools of the past used in the fields and in the houses.

You will also discover all the tools that were used to make bread, wine and olive oil.

riogordo museo
Grape press in the museum

Opening hours and address

Price: Free
Duration: about 1 hour
Schedule :

  • Thursday: 10:00 to 14:00,
  • Friday and Saturday: from 10:00 to 14:00 and from 16:00 to 20:00,
  • Sunday: from 9:00 to 17:00.

La molienda

riogordo molienda
Molienda in Riogordo

Every year in February, this museum is the central venue for the village’s olive oil festival: La Molienda de Riogordo.

riogordo Molienda 6

The whole process of olive oil production can be seen as it was in the last century.

riogordo Molienda 6

This is where the Molienda takes place!

riogordo Molienda 5
Molienda de las aceitunas

Where is the museum?

During your stay, if you are also going to visit Málaga, here are some museums where you can buy your tickets online:

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