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Casa de América

Art, Museums

Housed in the 1872 Palacio de Linares, the Casa de América showcases Latin American art, both by established figures and emerging talents. It also has the...

Palacio de Linares
Free

Colección Permanente del Instituto de Crédito Oficial (ICO)

Museums

This small museum is run by the ICO, a state credit bank. Its collection has three main parts: most important among them is Picasso's Suite Vollard series,...

C/Zorrilla 3
Free

Fundación Juan March

Critics' choice
Art, Attractions, Museums

This cultural foundation, set up by the wealthy financier Juan March in 1955, is one of the most important in Europe. Each year, a couple of major...

C/Castelló 77
Free

La Casa Encendida

Critics' choice
Art, Attractions, Museums

This exciting new multidisciplinary centre in a large neo-Mudéjar building was conceived as a space for cultural interchange. Spread over four floors, the...

Ronda de Valencia 2
Free

La Residencia de Estudiantes

Attractions, Museums

From its foundation in 1910 until the war in 1936, The Residencia de Estudiantes was the most vibrant cultural centre in Madrid, and a powerful innovative...

C/Pinar 21-23
Free

Museo Casa de la Moneda

Museums

This museum for enthusiasts of philately and numismatics boasts a huge collection, dating from the 18th century, that is among the most important in the...

C/Dr Esquerdo 36
Free

Museo de Esculturas al Aire Libre

Art, Museums

An unconventional museum, this '70s space at the junction of the Castellana with C/Juan Bravo was the brainchild of engineers José Antonio Fernández Ordoñez...

Paseo de la Castellana 41
Free

Museo de Historia

Museums

This museum is closed until 2010, owing to thorough renovation work. The building itself boasts an exuberantly ornate entrance by Pedro de Ribera, one of...

C/Fuencarral 78
Free

Museo De Los Origenes

Attractions, Museums

Dedicated to the city's patron saint, the well-digger and labourer San Isidro, this museum sits on the spot where he supposedly lived and performed one of...

Plaza de San Andrés 2
Free

Museo del Biblioteca Nacional

Museums

With over three million volumes, Spain's national library has been called the 'Prado of paper'. Among the wealth of printed matter there is every work...

Biblioteca Nacional
Free

Museo ICO

Art, Museums

The ICO collection includes some 600 works, split into categories that include Spanish painting 1980-2000, modern Spanish sculpture and 20th century...

Calle Zorrilla 3
Free

Museo Municipal de Arte Contemporáneo

Art, Museums

The council's contemporary art collection covers painting and graphic work, along with sculpture, photography and drawing. The first floor relates works and...

C/Conde Duque 9
Free

Museo Naval

Museums

Madrid's naval museum contains examples of the booty accumulated by Columbus and other early mariners during Spain's period of maritime expansion and an...

Paseo del Prado 5
Free

Museo Tiflológico

Art, Museums

Owned and run by ONCE, the organisation for blind and partially sighted people, this special museum presents exhibitions of work by visually-impaired...

C/La Coruña 18
Free

Observatorio Astronómico

Attractions, Museums

One of Charles III's scientific institutions, the Observatorio was completed after his death in 1790. Beautifully proportioned, it is Madrid's finest...

C/Alfonso XII 3
Free
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