Museums for the Little Ones

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Discover the Natural Science Museum and the Railway Museum or feel like a real footballer at Real Madrid, Atlético de Madrid or the Spanish Team’s very own museums.

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

At Madrid’s Wax Museum you can see people of all types from every historical period.

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

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

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

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.)

A mansion in the Princesa area converted into one of the most stand-out Madrid museums.

Museum dedicated to Joaquin Sorolla, the painter of Mediterranean light, set in his former family home.

Built in 1919, Chamberí is a “ghost station” which has been fully restored with authentic period features.

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

Museum standing on the spot where, according to tradition, the lovable mouse Ratoncito Pérez lived with his family.

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

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

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

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

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

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

In the Ciudad del Fútbol in Las Rozas the Spanish national team has a section commemorating its sporting successes.

Get behind the scenes of Real Madrid, explore the club's fascinating museum and step into the players' changing rooms!

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

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


From one of the largest Royal Palaces in Europe to Real Madrid's stadium, discover the city's most popular sights and attractions.

Check out and download everything you to need to feel right at home in our city.

Especially for kids
  • An exquisite program dedicated to puppets and marionettes (Teatro Valle-Inclán. Check dates. 6 Oct-9 Jun).

  • A theater show with clowns and music for the whole family paying tribute to the silent film (Teatro Galileo. Sundays. 7 Oct-25 Nov).

    Sinfonía muda (Silent Symphony)
  • In the Espacio Fundación Telefónica you can find this unique collection that traces the history of telecommunications.

    The History of Telecommunications
  • The largest musical production ever seen in Spain. Over 95 million people around the world (Teatro Lope de Vega. Tuesdays to Sundays).

    The Lion King (El Rey León)
  • A wintery show for the whole family that celebrates 250 years of circus (Feria de Madrid. Wednesdays to Sundays. 23 Nov-3 Feb).

  • Don't miss

    18 life-sized creatures in a must-see live experience for audiences of all ages. (WiZink Center. 22-25 November).

    Walking with Dinosaurs. Live Show
  • A play combining circus and gospel in A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens (Teatro Circo Price. 30 Nov-6 Jan).

    Christmas at Circo Price
  • Titerescena
  • Sinfonía muda
  • Historia de las telecomunicaciones
  • El Rey León
  • Circlassica
  • Caminando entre dinosaurios
  • Circo Price en Navidad
  • The Casa de Campo welcomes you to the most complete recreation centre in Spain, with 48 attractions to suit all tastes and ages.

    Amusement Park
  • The fauna of the five continents at the reach of the visitor in the Casa de Campo.

    Zoo Aquarium
  • Much more than a zoo, the park has four different ecosystems and around 4,000 animals.

  • In San Martín de la Vega, just 20 km from Madrid city centre, you'll find this fabulous theme park.

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

  • The puppet theatre offers fantastic shows for children almost every Saturday and Sunday.

    Puppet Theatre in El Retiro Park
  • Spend an unforgettable day in the treetops in Guadarrama, only a 20-minute drive from Madrid.

    Forestal Park
  • An adventure park set high in Navacerrada's trees with lots of different circuits and levels.

    De Pino a Pino
  • This indoor ski slope is located in Arroyomolinos, just 23 km from the centre of the capital.

    Madrid Snowzone
  • Los pandas Hua Zui Ba y su hija Chulina / Zoo Aquarium de Madrid
  • Faunia
  • Teatro de Títeres de El Retiro


Make your way up to the observation deck for stunning views of the city.

Climb on board and discover the city in a panoramic format.

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  • Madrid has lots of activities for children. Check out our suggestions to make the most of your great family holiday.

    Madrid for Kids
  • There are plenty of green spaces in Madrid, offering a peaceful interval of relief under the deep-blue sky.

    Parks and Gardens