Free on Certain Days and at Certain Times

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In Madrid you can admire works by Goya, Velázquez and Picasso for free on certain days and hours. The Prado Museum, the Reina Sofía Museum (MNCARS) and other state-owned museums open their doors for free on weekdays and weekends. So there’s no excuse to miss the outstanding works of art displayed in the capital of Spain.


Paseo del Prado, s/n

Calle de Santa Isabel, 52

Calle de Bailén , s/n

Plaza de las Descalzas, s/n

Plaza de la Encarnación, 1

Calle de Manuel Alonso, s/n

Paseo del General Martínez Campos, 37

Avenida de Juan de Herrera, 2

Avenida de los Reyes Católicos, 6

Calle de Serrano, 122

Calle de Alfonso XII, 68

Calle de San Mateo, 13

Calle de Montalbán, 12

Calle de Ventura Rodríguez, 17

Calle de Serrano, 13

Calle de la Princesa, 20


Money-saving tips for visiting Madrid. Film, art and nature at affordable prices.

Madrid is full of great cultural and leisure activities to do without spending a single euro.

  • El fin de siglo. Sala 61 A del Museo Nacional del Prado ©Museo Nacional del Prado (660 x 335)
  • A short but fascinating introduction to the city’s main museums which boast an important cultural heritage encompassing most European styles

    Art in Madrid Guide (PDF)
  • Art in Madrid Guide
  • A one-kilometre stretch that is home to three of the best museums in the world: the Prado, the Thyssen-Bornemisza and the Reina Sofía. 

    Paseo del Arte
  • Usuaria de Bicimad en el Paseo del Arte
  • Download the Essential Art Walk App and discover the twenty-four masterpieces you simply have to see in Madrid.

    The Essential Art Walk app


An observation deck at 92 metres.

Our online store (in Spanish) sells artisan souvenirs.

The Tourist bus is back on 19 November!