Things to do in Madrid

CORONAVIRUS: LATEST UPDATES

On Sunday 21 June, the three-month state of emergency declared in response to the coronavirus pandemic came to an end. The borders have now been reopened to visitors arriving from Schengen countries, the UK and twelve other third countries. People are allowed to travel freely around the country, face masks continue to be mandatory in public places and social distancing rules must be followed.
 

FIND OUT WHICH RESTRICTIONS CONTINUE TO BE IN PLACE IN THE CITY OF MADRID

Madrid is a major cultural capital in Europe. Explore the places and characters that raised the city to the top of the art and culture scene.

Delve into Madrid’s exciting food scene and treat yourself to a dinner at a Michelin-star restaurant, grab a drink and some tapas in a century-old tabarna or enjoy a bite to eat and a cocktail in a rooftop bar with fabulous views.

Art, fashion, luxury goods, antiques, music, technology gadgets… There’s nothing you can’t buy in Madrid.

Unwind over a drink, dance till the small hours, spend an evening at the theatre or go on a tapas crawl… Madrid boasts an unparalleled nightlife scene.  

Hop onto a train or bus and leave the hustle and bustle of the city behind.

There’s a lot more to sport in Madrid than just football. You can also go cycling or running, play golf, attend a horserace and do much more!

Enjoy your visit to Madrid with the whole family. Here's a selection of great places that will undoubtedly put a smile on the little ones' faces.

All public parks and gardens in the city are once again fully open to the public.

Discover the best spots in the city to enjoy Spain’s artistic expression par excellence.

OFFICIAL PRODUCTS

Make your way up to the observation deck of the former transmissions tower and enjoy a stunning view of the city.

Take in the city's top sights on board our hop on hop off bus, equipped with audio guides in 14 languages.

And exchange your 200 Welcome Puntos Madrid for fantastic spring plans.

  • Discover 10 places off the beaten track that your trip to Madrid wouldn't be complete with visiting. 

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  • Templo de Debod
AN ETERNAL FLAME
  • Monumento en recuerdo de las víctimas de la pandemia del Covid - 19. © Madrid Destino
  • Discover the city's most popular sights and attractions, from one of Europe's largest royal palaces to the magnificent Prado Museum and Real Madrid's stadium. 

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  • Palacio de Cristal
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  • Discounts on museums and transport. Find out how to save time and money during your stay in Madrid.

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  • Tarjetas turísticas