On a visit to Madrid you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Madrid. These places are what Madrid is all about. These must see places in Madrid will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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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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Plaza de la Independencia, 7, 28001 Madrid, Spain
06:00 am - 10:00 pm
Anyone who knows anything about Madrid would surely know about this place. It is one of the most popular hangouts in the city after all. The best way to enjoy here is to come with family and friends, or even alone will do. You visit here will be greeted with the Museo del Ejercito- a small military museum that will enlighten you about all the milit...
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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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Gran Via, 28013, Madrid, Spain
The place is for explorer, antique collectors and shoppers who wish to the best of the city all in one place. Always bustling with folks, Gran Via is home to large theatres, architectural buildings and myriads restaurants and coffee shops. No need to say that the indulgence is huge! Walking on feet will be the best way to explore this place and as ...
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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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Plaza Mayor, 28012 Madrid, Spain
One of the most picturesque places in the city, Plaza Mayor is a muse for shutterbugs and history lovers who get to witness its beauty and reminisce in its surrounding. Since it is located in the heart of the city, it is easily accessible and makes it a great delight for visitors. Once you are done looking and admiring this structure, visit the sur...
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Plaza de la Independencia, 1, 28001 Madrid, Spain
Another striking landmark that just begs to be clicked. This 16th century gate was initially smaller and Baroque, but it got neo-classical makeover and moved to Independence Plaza next to Retiro park in the 19th century. It’s sculpture, design and statuary is brilliant. The four little figures of boys atop the plaza represent the four cardina...
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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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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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Calle del Príncipe de Vergara, 146, 28002 Madrid, Spain
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The Auditorio Nacional de Musica has a Symphonic Hall and a Chamber Music Hall. Although the auditorium is popular for its resident orchestra – the Orquesta Nacional de España, the place is famous for live concerts and performances from some of the best talent around the country.
The Theatre’s acoustic design and fabulous d&eacut...
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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...