Art and Culture

  • 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

Grapes in Puerta del Sol, cocido (chickpea stew), traditional tablaos (flamenco clubs)… When in Madrid, do as Madrileños do.

Venues hosting conferences, exhibitions and cultural events throughout the year.

Discover the former homes of great writers and artists, now turned into fascinating museums.

Contemporary spaces hosting the latest avant-garde theatre shows and exhibitions.

These are some of the most outstanding art galleries in the city.

Discover the 17th and 18th century Baroque style in the Churches of Madrid.

Check out the list of Madrid museums that kids are bound to love!

Learn about the history of science and Man in Madrid’s science museums.

Download the Essential Art Walk App and discover the twenty-four masterpieces you simply have to see in Madrid.

Make the most of the city's discount cards to save time and money on Madrid's transport network and top museums.

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Make your way up to the observation deck of the former transmissions tower and enjoy a stunning view of the city.

Take in the city's top sights on board our hop on hop off bus, equipped with audio guides in 14 languages.

And enjoy all the activities the city has in store for you each time you come back.

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Madrid boasts a fantastic assortment of museums matched by few other places in the world.

A fascinating introduction to the city’s main museums and their top masterpieces.

A short guide to the exhibitions showing in Madrid from January to April 2019.

  • Beckmann, Lempicka, Banksy, Leonardo Da Vinci, Jaume Plensa, H.C. Westermann, Balthus, Toulouse-Lautrec, Fra Angelico, Auschwitz...

    Must-see exhibitions in 2019
  • La Anunciación. Fra Angelico. 1425 - 1426. Oro y temple sobre tabla. 194cm x 194cm.
  • Check out which exhibitions are currently showing in Madrid, Spain, a city whose art scene knows few rivals.  

    Exhibitions in Madrid
  • Discover the city's most popular sights and attractions, from one of Europe's largest royal palaces to the magnificent Prado Museum and Real Madrid's stadium. 

    Madrid Top 10
  • Palacio de Cristal
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