Malpartida de Cáceres

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Malpartida de Cáceres municipality
View of Malpartida from 'La Fuente Santa' Cáceres, Extremadura
View of Malpartida from 'La Fuente Santa' Cáceres, Extremadura
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Malpartida de Cáceres coat of arms
Malpartida de Cáceres (Spain)
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Basic data
Autonomous Community : ExtremaduraExtremadura Extremadura
Province : Cáceres
Comarca : Llanos de Cáceres
Coordinates 39 ° 27 ′  N , 6 ° 30 ′  W Coordinates: 39 ° 27 ′  N , 6 ° 30 ′  W
Height : 371  msnm
Area : 32 km²
Residents : 4,122 (Jan 1, 2019)
Population density : 128.81 inhabitants / km²
Postal code : 10910
Municipality number  ( INE ): 10115
Mayor : Alfredo Aguilera Alcántara ( PP-EU )
Website :

Malpartida de Cáceres is a municipality with 4122 inhabitants (as of January 1, 2019) in Extremadura , Spain . The place is about ten kilometers west of Cáceres in the province of the same name .

The municipality includes the 319 hectare Los Barruecos nature reserve , in which, as in other areas of the 32 km² district, u. a. the white stork (Ciconia ciconia, span: Cigüeña) overwinters. In 1997, the European Natural Heritage Foundation recognized the small town as a European stork village for protective measures . Los Barruecos also has a large number of relics from the Neolithic .

There are two museums of contemporary art in the village: The Museo Vostell Malpartida was founded in 1976 by the German artist Wolf Vostell and the Spanish author Mercedes Vostell . It is located three kilometers from the city center and contains works by the artist as well as other Fluxus artists (e.g. Yoko Ono , Nam June Paik , Ben Vautier , Benjamin Patterson ). The Museu Narbón , a gallery with works by the Spanish painter Juan José Narbón, is located in the center of the village.

Sons and daughters

Web links

Commons : Malpartida de Cáceres  - Collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Cifras oficiales de población resultantes de la revisión del Padrón municipal a 1 de enero . Population statistics from the Instituto Nacional de Estadística (population update).
  2. Museo Vostell Marpartida. Historia. Retrieved June 15, 2020 .