Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Madrid is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Madrid a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Madrid.
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Paseo del Prado, s/n, 28014 Madrid, Spain
10:00 am - 08:00 pm
It is not just a museum, but a cultural paradise for anyone who intends to indulge in the country's cultural heritage. While the exterior of the building is pretty charming with its neo-classical style of architecture, it is ultimately what it beholds makes all the difference. If you are into history and culture, rest assured, you will love it here...
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Paseo del Prado, 8, 28014 Madrid, Spain
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
There is absolutely no dearth of galleries in Madrid, we will all agree! So what makes this places different from its other popular contemporaries. It is the fact that most of the works here revolves around impressionistic and post-impressionist works. You will be swept in a world of art that will literally transport you back in time. And the best ...
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Calle Bailen, s/n, 28071 Madrid, Spain
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
A must see in Madrid, the Royal Palace is much recommended to everyone who visits the city. The place is just so beautiful that it will leave you in awe and as you enter the place, you are taken aback by its regal charm that is evident in its every nook and corner, from design to decor. Walk through the Plaza de la Armeria and check out the rooms t...
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Plaza San Miguel, 28005 Madrid, Spain (Centro)
10:00 am - 11:59 pm
Get in touch with the city's heart in Mercado San Miguel. The place is decade old and will let you have plenty of opportunities to interact with the people, learn their culture and understand the lifestyle of a native. The best thing is its architecture! All made of steel and glass. Come here to indulge in a world of delights with tasty tapas, past...
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Paseo del Prado, Madrid, Spain (Centro)
It is a boulevard that represents the cultural and historical heart of the city. Coming here will lead you to some of the city's major attractions like parks and museums with plenty of indulgences. Visit the royal botanic garden and watch the various plants and fauna there. The art museums, replete with a multitude of artefacts and paintings are no...
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Plaza de Cibeles, 28014 Madrid, Spain
The Plaza de Cibeles is a heritage architecture and historical site of the province of Madrid. The site has a scenic view of four separate buildings and the famous fountain known as the Cibeles Fountain. The layout and design of the Plaza is based on the classical Roman architecture and consists of four distinct sections of buildings, which had bee...
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Calle de Serrano, 122, 28006 Madrid, Spain
10:00 am - 04:30 pm
The place is a blessing to art lovers who get a great amount of indulgence here, thanks to the resting soul of Lazaro Galdiano. It is basically his personal collection which you can check out for a while and get inspiration from! There are various manuscripts and artefacts that will give plenty of fodder to your artistic and curious brain while ove...
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Paseo del General Martínez Campos, 37, 28010 Madrid, Spain
09:30 am - 08:00 pm
The elegant house is quite popular among tourists and rightfully so! It is after all the residence of renowned painter Sorolla and attracts art enthusiasts from all across the world through its post-impressionistic paintings. If you share an affinity for the same, ensure to come here! Your visit will be accompanied by plenty of admirable work seein...
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Calle de Santa Isabel, 52, 28012 Madrid, Spain
10:00 am - 09:00 pm
Once a hospital, now a national historic monument, Queen Sofia Arts Center has come a long way since its establishment adding plethora to its beauty. You would definitely want to come here to witness the elaborate collection that it has. The exhibits mainly revolve around 20th-century arts that fill you on all the important themes and style promine...
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Calle Alcalay Paseo de Recoletos, 28014 Madrid, Spain (Centro)
01:30 pm - 04:30 pm
There is no shortage of attractions in the city, but none of them leaves a lasting impression as bigger as this one does.The landmarks are definitely recommended for those who wish to see the city in its truest essence. Come here and witness its highlight that is the beautiful fountain located at the centre of the plaza. Ensure to look out the clos...
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C/ San Buenaventura, 1, 28005 Madrid, Spain
10:30 am - 06:00 pm
The best aspect about this relic is that it is built entirely in neoclassical style giving its an edge amidst the historians and cultural explorers. The architecture is breathtaking enough, but what lies ahead is more of an intrigue for travellers. An enchanting collection of paintings, all one of a kind, all speaking stories about the life of St F...
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Fundacion MAPFRE, Paseo de Recoletos, 23, 28004 Madrid, Spain
10:00 am - 08:00 pm
Located in Fundacion Mapfre, Recoletos is an exhibition hall with myriad antiques and priceless possessions. Museum lovers will love to come here as the place has many of them. You can hop one after another throughout the day without any inhibitions and still want to explore more! As always the buildings in which such exhibitions are held are good ...
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Paseo del Prado, 36, 28014 Madrid, Spain
10:00 am - 08:00 pm
Take an old out of use electrical station. Plop several new floors atop it. Slap a green vertical garden (of 15,000 plants) up one side. Scatter a few moody looking sculptures about. Stick a trippy white staircase in the centre. Glam it up with interior decoration that looks like something out of a futuristic dream. And Viola – you’ve g...
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Calle Alcala, 39, 28014 Madrid, Spain
Riveting architecture, beautiful sculptures and stunningly lit at night, this early 20th century office building is one of Madrid’s most spectacular buildings. The Black Dome is really striking, with the statue of a winged goddess Victoria on top. You can’t go in, but you don’t need to. Just click a pic of it in the evening and move on.
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Plaza de Legazpi, 8, 28045 Madrid, Spain
04:00 pm - 09:00 pm
Matadero Madrid was formerly operational as a slaughter house till 1996 and was transformed to an Arts centre later. Today, the place showcases some of the bestcontemporary art in the city and is a major hub for art lovers. The place also arranges trainings and workshops.
The architecture of the building itself is loved for its Neo-Mudéjar (...