Science Museum Itinerary

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Madrid has so many science museums that it’s difficult to pick and visit just one. There’s a huge variety of exhibitions along the route of places where objects of scientific interest are kept and displayed. Below you’ll find a comprehensive list.

A museum which promotes the perception of science and the richness of our natural heritage.

This museum houses an interesting collection which aims to bring science to the public.

In addition to the important and diverse geological, paleontological and mineralogical heritage, the museum is located in an interesting 1927 building

Travel through the starts in the Enrique Tierno Galván park, a stone's throw away from the Madrid Río tourist area.

The Royal Observatory of Madrid, founded by Charles III is a museum of astronomy dating back to the 17th century.

A museum located in the Madrid Río area, which has the honour of being the first large monumental station in Madrid.

A Museum designed to learn about and enjoy the history of Spain through its maritime dimension. (Museum temporarily closed from 3-20 September for renovation work.)

Past, present and future come together in one of the most outstanding buildings in the Sol / Gran Vía area.

A botanic garden in the city centre with a sample of more than 5,000 species of live plants

In La Latina, one of the most authentic neighbourhoods of Madrid, you can immerse yourself in the city’s history.

Standing across Atocha Station, this museum offers a journey through the civilisations of the world.

This 19th Century Neo-Classical building houses one of the world's most important antique collections.

Situated in the Princesa area, it boasts a collection of pre-Columbine, ethnographic and colonial pieces.

The Garment Museum, a walk through history through the clothing of each era. 

Cultural centre located in the heart of Madrid dedicated to graphic arts and the history of the book.

A museum in the Malasaña district showing the largest collection of robots in Europe.

An example of industrial architecture from the start of the 20th century, the Nave de Motores (Engine Room) provided energy for all of Madrid.

This young museum houses an outstanding instrumental collection of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

At this aircraft museum near Casa de Campo, you'll find the pride of Spanish aeronautics.

9 km from Casa de Campo, you'll find numerous aeronautical gems from different periods.

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