Located in the Arganzuela district, this former lightbulb factory is the work of the architect Alberto de Palacio with whom Francisco Borrás, who patented the Osram light bulb, worked in partnership. There are two buildings with simple fronts featuring rectangular recesses with crenellated brickwork.
The main hall, a typically industrial-style building, has a functional design, with splendid façades inspired by American architecture. It is an exponent of the best industrial architecture. Today, it is the headquarters of the Housing and Urban Renovation Department and of the City Council’s Municipal Housing Company.
One of the world’s leading art galleries with works by Velázquez, Goya, El Greco, Titian, Rubens and Hieronymus Bosch.
The Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum takes you on a incredible journey through seven centuries of European painting.
Make your way up to the observation deck for stunning views of the city.
Climb on board and discover the city in a panoramic format.
Visit more than 50 museums and enjoy numerous discounts.