What’s On in Madrid

  • El Rey León
  • New

    Exhibition that brings together more than 50 emblematic works by the artist considered to be the father of impressionism for the first time ever in Spain (CentroCentro. 21 Sept-25 Feb).

    Monet. Masterpieces from the Musée Marmottan Monet
  • Claude Monet (1840-1926). Campo de tulipanes en Holanda, 1886. Óleo sobre lienzo, 54x81 cm. París, Musée Marmottan Monet, legado Michel Monet, 1966. Inv. 5173. © Musée Marmottan Monet, Paris

This impressive museum displays the enormous cultural wealth that has been treasured by the Spanish Monarchy from the Middle Ages to the present day. 

Enter into the fun death row that Yllana has prepared (Teatro Alfil. 15, 16 and 28 Sept, 10 and 24 Oct, 21 Nov, 5, 6 and 7 Dec).

Exhibition that addresses the phenomenon of fake news and invites us to reflect on the impact it generates in society (Espacio Telefónica Foundation. Till 19 November).

Immersive exhibition to discover the life and customs of the city that was the symbol of the rising power of the Roman Empire (Matadero Madrid - Hall 16. Till 29 October). Tickets on sale 

Enjoy a thrilling horse racing experience at La Zarzuela Racecourse all year round (check calendar).

Don't miss

The new theatre season opens with a new version of the opera by Cherubini with Paco Azorín as the stage director (Teatro Real. 19, 20, 22, 23, 25, 26, 28 and 29 Sept y 1, 2 and 4 Oct).

Don’t miss the weekly Changing of the Guard held every Wednesday and Saturday, and the Solemn Changing of the Guard on the first Wednesday of every month (Next Solemn Changing: 4 October).

The British rock band, leaders of the post-punk wave, are presenting the reissue of their first compilation of hits (La Riviera. 26 September).

An event to discover the world of architecture and urban development through itineraries, exhibitions and talks (Various locations. 29 Sept-8 Oct).

Concert to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Disney with its most popular songs performed by the MSCO orchestra under the baton of Lucas Vidal (Teatro Real. 30 September).

The authentic German beer festival is back with many surprises in its eighth edition in the city (WiZink Center. 28-30 September). 

The cyclotourism event is being held for the third year running in the region of Madrid and has all the infrastructure and excitement of La Grande Bouclé (Villanueva del Pardillo. 1st October).


The city’s new official sightseeing and tourist travel pass.

An observation deck offering wonderful vistas of the city.

Visit our online store (in Spanish) of souvenirs made by local artisans!

  • Take a peek at our selection of the most important events taking place in Madrid and start planning your next visit!

    Madrid Events Calendar: 2023
  • Reforma Estadio Santiago Bernabéu
  • Madrid's excellent transport system allows you to get around the city quickly and safely by bus, metro, train or taxi.

    Getting around Madrid
  • No matter what time of year you visit, in Madrid you will enjoy our light and an inexhaustible array of culture, food and entertainment.

    Madrid through the seasons
  • Madrid en todas las estaciones del año
  • Madrid has lots of activities for children. Check out our suggestions to make the most of your great family holiday.

    Madrid for Kids
  • Viajar con niños es asequible
  • 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.

    Amusement Parks and Zoos