What’s On in Madrid

  • After an absence of over ten years, the British artist is returning to Spain to give a single concert in Madrid (Vicente Calderón Stadium. 2 June).

    Paul McCartney
  • Paul McCartney

The largest and most important collection of works by the Flemish painter ever exhibited (Prado Museum. 31 May-11 Sept).

A romantic journey to the Seville of 1830 with a choreographic performance of Bizet's opera (Teatro Muñoz Seca. Tuesdays to Sundays).

Booksellers, authors and readers gather at one of the most traditional cultural events in the capital (El Retiro Park. 27 May-12 June).

The conflict between faith and reason is apparent in this opera by Schoenberg, to be performed in Madrid for the first time (Teatro Real. 24, 28 May, 1, 5, 9, 13, 17 Jun).

Legends of Real Madrid and Ajax face each other in this charitable event (Santiago Bernabéu Stadium. 5 June).

Large selection of the most famous works by the French tenebrist painters (Prado Museum. Till 12 June).


A charity concert to pay tribute to the tenor, Plácido Domingo, on his 75th birthday (Santiago Bernabéu Stadium. 29 June).

A month full of activities related to flamenco and Spanish dance (Fernán Gómez Centro Cultural de la Villa – Sala Girau. 2 Jun-1 Jul).

  • Take a peek at our selection of the most important events taking place this year and start planning your next visit!

    2016 Events Calendar
  • Renoir y la intimidad


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.