What's On


An exhibition on the legacy of the great Italian portraitist (Mapfre Foundation. Recoletos Exhibition Hall. 19 Sept-12 Jan).


A beautiful collection of more than 200 fascinating objects from the British Museum (CaixaForum Madrid. 20 Sep-12 Jan 2020).


A must for chocolate and cocoa lovers with all sorts of creative activities (Glass Gallery - Cibeles Palace. 20-22 September).

Featuring a marathon along Madrid Río Park, the capital’s long distance triathlon is back, starting at Buitrago del Lozoya and finishing at Puerta Sol (22 September).


Madrid's opera house opens the season with this opera by Verdi, performed in Italian with Spanish and English subtitles (Teatro Real. 18, 19, 21, 22, 24, 27, 28, 29 and 30 Sept- 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 Oct).

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


Download free maps and guides to the city to help you plan your trip.

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


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 get your first 200 welcome Puntos Madrid for you to continue enjoying the  summer with these and many more plans.

  • Don’t miss the weekly Changing of the Guard (held every Weds and Sat) and the Solemn Change, which takes place on the first Wednesday of each month. Next edition: 2 October - date to be confirmed).

    Changing the Guard at the Royal Palace
  • Relevo solemne de la Guardia Real
  • 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