What’s On in Madrid

  • An exhibition of the most influential Soviet artists who blazed an avant-garde trail towards modernity in Russia (Mapfre Foundation. Recoletos Exhibition Hall. 9 Feb-5 May).

    From Chagall to Malevich: Art in Revolution
  • Kazimir Malévich. Suprematismo, 1915-1916. Museo Regional de Bellas Artes Kovalenko, Krasnodar INV. КП-10432 Ж-358 © The Krasnodar Regional Art Museum named after F.A. Kovalenko, 2018, provided with assistance from the State Museum and Exhibition Center R

April highlights

As part of its 200th anniversary, the museum is exhibiting, for the first time, work by the renowned Swiss artist (Prado Museum. 2 Apr-7 July).

Sport and music at one of the most important sporting events of the many that are held in Spain. (Saturday, 27th April).

The famous German Lieder baritone offers an audition together with Carmerata Salzburg (Teatro Real. 24 April).

A journey through Bohemian Paris at the turn of the century with over 350 works by contemporary artists at the end of the 19th century (CaixaForum Madrid. 20 Feb-19 May).

First Spanish show dedicated to the world's most famous -and mysterious- street artist (Feria de Madrid. 6 Dec-19 May).

The famous television magician, Antonio Díaz, premieres his latest unprecedented magic and fantasy show (Teatro Rialto. Wednesday to Sunday).

The acclaimed British songwriter and guitarist will be stopping in Spain during his world tour Down The Road Wherever (WiZink Center. 28 April).

An authentic flamenco show featuring mesmerizing dance, singing and guitar playing (Madrid Flamenco Theatre at Teatro Alfil).

A flamenco show performed by Tania Martín and Carlos Romero (Teatro Fígaro-Adolfo Marsillach. 24-28  April).

Two of the best clubs of La Liga face each other in a crucial game for both of their interests (Wanda Metropolitano Stadium. 24 April).

A weekly concert cycle with different musical styles including artists like Shabazz Palaces, Kalabrese and Daedelus (Conde Duque. 12, 23, 27 March, 4, 25 April,  9, 18, 23, 30 May and 13 June).

The Israeli choreographer Sharon Eyal debuts two modern dance pieces in Spain (Teatros del Canal - Sala Roja. 25-26 April).

Women are in the spotlight at the seventh edition of this multidisciplinary festival: tattoos, cars, music, art and urban dance... (IFEMA - Feria de Madrid. 26-28 April).

The Farmers' Market offers fresh produce from local farmers in Madrid (Matadero Madrid. Next edition: 23 and 24 March).


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 enjoy all the activities the city has in store for you each time you come back.

  • The Spanish capital will host the 2019 and 2020 finals of the revamped tournament (Madrid Caja Mágica. 18-24 November. Tickets now on sale!).

    2019 Davis Cup Finals
  • Enjoy the best tennis in the world (Djokovic, Osaka, Nadal, Halep, Zverev, Kvitova, Federer, Muguruza...) in Madrid (Madrid Caja Mágica. 3-12 May).

    Mutua Madrid Open 2019
  • Davis Cup. Madrid 2019
  • Alexander Zverev, ganador Mutua Madrid Open 2018
  • Take a peek at our selection of the most important events taking place this year in Madrid and start planning your next visit!

    2019 Events Calendar
  • Elton John
Especially for kids
  • An exquisite program dedicated to puppets and marionettes (Teatro Valle-Inclán. Check dates. 6 Oct-9 Jun).

  • A fascinating exhibition featuring figures and constructions made with LEGO blocks (Gaviria Palace. Extended to 26 May).

  • In the Espacio Fundación Telefónica you can find this unique collection that traces the history of telecommunications.

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

    Puppet Theatre in El Retiro Park
  • 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)
  • Titerescena
  • Historia de las telecomunicaciones
  • Teatro de Títeres de El Retiro
  • El Rey León
  • Madrid's excellent transport system allows you to get around the city quickly and safely by bus, metro, train or taxi.

    Getting around Madrid
  • 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. 

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

    Alternative Top 10
  • Templo de Debod