Maps and Essential Guides of Madrid

Don't leave your hotel without this city map featuring Madrid's most famous landmarks (PDF, 8.8MB)

Download our map of Madrid's tourist areas to help you find your way around the city! (PDF, 11.8MB)

Madrid Metro has prepared a map featuring the stations you need for the city's top sites (PDF 1.7MB)

An informational map to help you discover the city using its public bus system (PDF, 2.4MB)

Download the Madrid Underground map and get to know one of the most modern underground transport networks in the world (PDF, 1.7MB)

Find out which bus lines you should take to get round the city with an online interactive map.

Top guides

A guide featuring the year's top events, from the 200th anniversaries of the Prado Museum and the Teatro Real to fabulous exhibitions, shows and music festivals.

Keep up-to-date with the latest openings in the city: accommodation, restaurants, bars, shops, markets, cultural spaces, sports facilities, services...

Students from around the world flock to Madrid as the perfect place to learn a language now spoken by over 500 million people and counting

Photography, painting, sculpture... The arts have found their niche in Madrid's leading museums and exhibition halls (Jan - Mar 2018).

Download this guide featuring must-see buildings and monuments, the best our local gastronomy has to offer, theme parks to enjoy with the kids, plus a calendar listing of the year's top events.

The 150 plus pages contained in this guide to promote Madrid reveal the city's many tourist attractions, some of which are unique and have turned this city in one of the five most visited capital cities in Europe.

Madrid also exists beyond the city centre and its most iconic buildings. Discover what makes each district so unique.

Although the options are endless, here are 30 things you absolutely must do before leaving town.

Check out this short guide to Madrid, filled with top events and practical information about one of the world's leading LGBTI travel destination.

Monocle magazine has put together a guide to Madrid’s most treasured icons.

Are you new to the city? Don’t worry, we have eleven fantastic guides to show you around. Eleven locals eager to reveal their favourite spots.

Download our leaflet and discover all those places in which the greatest Spanish writer left his mark!

Themed guides

How, when and where to enjoy authentic cuisine

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

Our apps

Everything you need to make the most of your visit to Madrid downloaded onto your iPhone or Android device.

Download this app to discover the twenty-four masterpieces you simply have to see in Madrid.

Other downloadables

A list of opening times and addresses to plan your visits to Madrid's wonderful museums

Here's a selection of useful words and expressions in Spanish 

Find out where your closest tourist information point is and what services it offers

Learn more about Madrid's fascinating Muslim heritage 

Accessible Tourism Guides

  • Check out online or download our monthly bilingual magazine, packed with events, useful information and a map of Madrid and its metro.

    esMADRIDmagazine March 2018
  • Revista esMADRIDmagazine MARZO 2018
  • Take a peek at our selection of the most important events taking place this year and start planning your next visit!

    2018 Events Calendar
  • Clotilde sentada en un sofá, 1910. Óleo sobre lienzo. Museo Sorolla, Madrid © Ministerio de Cultura