Paseo del Arte

Epicentre of the city’s cultural life, the Paseo del Prado and the Buen Retiro, Landscape of Arts and Sciences, also known as the Landscape of Light, was declared UNESCO World Heritage in July 2021.

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  • Golden art triangle
  • History
  • Other museums and cultural centres
  • Where to sleep
  • Food and drink
  • Shopping
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  • 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
  • Enjoy stunning views of the sprawling city and its most famous landmarks.

    Madrid Viewpoints
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An observation deck at 92 metres.

Our online store (in Spanish) sells artisan souvenirs.

Hop on board the city's official sightseeing bus!