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The Davis Cup Finals will become an 11-day event and two European cities will host the group stage and a quarter-final, along with Madrid (Madrid Arena - Casa de Campo Park. 25 Nov-5 Dec).

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 (Next Solemn Changing: 2 February 2022, to be confirmed).

Retrospective of the surrealist painter, René Magritte, which brings together around 70 works, including paintings, photographs and films (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. 14 Sept 2021-30 Jan 2022).

Velázquez’s Meninas have once again wandered off onto the streets of Madrid (Various locations. 1 Nov-15 Dec).

The experience of the season reopens its doors with a new installation that is a maritime expedition through the ocean, its flora and its fauna (Royal Botanic Gardens. 2 Nov-16 Jan).


The classic Christmas production has become a not to be missed event in Madrid’s Christmas (Teatro Circo Price. 26 Nov-9 Jan).


An observation deck offering wonderful vistas of the city.

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

The official tourist bus is back from 19 November 2021!

  • As Christmas trees and decorations light up streets and squares, Madrid celebrates everyone’s favourite holiday with a programme packed with cultural and leisure activities.

    A Madrid-style Christmas
  • Árbol de Navidad de la Plaza de España 2021. © Madrid Destino. Álvaro López del Cerro
  • El fin de siglo. Sala 61 A del Museo Nacional del Prado ©Museo Nacional del Prado (660 x 335)