A simple walk will show you that life is lived and enjoyed to the fullest here, that life is celebrated in Madrid’s streets, its outdoor bars and cafés, its markets.

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 the month.

The most exclusive interior design exhibition in Europe is back with its 56th edition in a safe and responsible way, visiting the Casa de Tomás Allende (Plaza de Canalejas 3. 13 May-27 Jun).

First retrospective in Spain devoted to one of the foremost representatives of 20th century North American art (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. 20 Apr-8 Aug).

Classic music and nature come together on summer nights when the Bankia Symphonic Orchestra performs pieces by Bach, Mozart or Händel, among others (Royal Botanic Gardens. Fridays. 14 May-17 Sept).

The International Festival of Photography and Visual Arts is holding a new edition with a programme that addresses current social issues (Various locations. 2 Jun-30 Sept).

USEFUL INFORMATION

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Check out online or download our monthly bilingual magazine, packed with events, useful information and a map of Madrid and its metro.

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