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Air conditioning fault puts pieces at Museum of Malaga at risk

The Museum of Malaga.
The Museum of Malaga. / Salvador Salas
  • Art pieces, especially oil paintings, should be stored at no more than 21ºC

A fault with the air conditioning in the Museum of Malaga this week has seen both the Archaeology and the Fine Arts collections subjected to temperatures as high as 28.5 degrees Celsius.

The climate control system has been encountering numberous problems over the last few months, but experts have been warning, with the rise in temperatures this week, that works, especially oil paintings, should be stored at no more than 21ºC.