Instituto Cervantes

Instituto Cervantes is the public institution created by Spain in 1991 for the promotion and teaching of the Spanish language and diffusion of the Spanish and Hispanic culture.

The Madrid headquarters of this institute is located in Alcalá street, in what is known as the “Edificio de las Cariátides” (Caryatid Building). The former head office of the Central Bank, it was designed by the architects Antonio Palacios and Joaquín Otamendi to house the historic Río de la Plata Bank.

The Instituto Cervantes organises a full programme of cultural activities for all audiences, such as plays, exhibitions and workshops for children.

 

 

Geolocation
Ta​n sabia como valerosa. Mujeres y escritura en los Siglos de Oro
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Direction

Calle
de Alcalá, 49
28014
Tourist area: 
Salesas
Opening Times: 

Enrolment Times:

Mon - Fri: 8.30am – 2.30pm

Exhibitions: according to the exhibition

Telephone: 
(+34) 91 436 76 00
Fax: 
(+34) 91 436 76 91
Email: 
informa@cervantes.es
Web: 
http://www.cervantes.es
Metro: 
Banco de España (L2)
Local train (Cercanías): 
Madrid-Recoletos
Bus: 
001, 002, 1, 2, 5, 9, 10, 14, 15, 20, 27, 34, 37, 45, 46, 51, 52, 53, 74, 146, 150, 203, C03
Price: 

 Free entry.