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Prado National Museum

Calle Ruiz de Alarcon 23, 28014 Madrid, Spain
+34 902 10 70 77
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The Prado has one of the largest art collections in the world, and is best known for its diverse assortment of works by Velasquez, Goya and El Greco.
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Calle Ruiz de Alarcon 23, 28014 Madrid, Spain
Paseo del Prado
+34 902 10 70 77
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Reviewed yesterday

One of the world's best museums. Rivals the Louvre in terms of collection though not so much in architecture. If I remember correctly has free entrance for last hours of each day's operating time. Check the time online on their website and if you just...More

Thank Shreyance T
Reviewed yesterday

Over thirty years ago, as an exchange student in Madrid, I took a university class at the Prado for credit. At that time, I was quite worried as it was not in the best shape and had huge preservation issues. I am happy to report...More

Thank TLeonardJapan
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There's no other museum like El Prado if you want to see the best pictures. You have the permanent collection with amazing pictures of Velazquez, El Greco, Goya and a king etc and also temporal ones. If you want to visit a temporal exhibition please...More

Thank Mosteirola
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wonderful museum do take the audio at the extra cost it is well worth the 4 euros. You probably need three to four hours to do the place justice.

Thank Susan G
Reviewed yesterday

As with all great art collections expensive and busy, but some great works in particular the Bosch - epic

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful collection of art under one roof. The Raphael and Bosco works are particularly stunning in the ground floor, and definitely worth a look. Free entry between 6-7pm but I went at 5pm and it was deserted which was lovely.

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed yesterday

I really enjoyed the collection of statues on display at the Prado as well as the seasonal display. The main museum held some very old (single and double digit A.D.) statues which were really impressive. However, the paintings seemed somewhat repetitive for me(very untrained but...More

Thank Danorville
Reviewed yesterday

Amazing art collection. I was fascinated by the painting of Jeroen Bosch, garden of lust. Beautiful piece of art, could have looked at it for hours. Wow!!!

Thank Wodan01
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A world class collection of paintings - and a few bits of sculpture - which major on works commissioned by the rich in centuries gone by i.e. mostly either religious works with crucifixions / suffering saints or portraits of the patrons and their families. If...More

Thank Bill1066
Reviewed yesterday

Unfortunately, I didn't get a peek because the museum closes for siestas and the late opening while we visited was too late when travelling with a child.

Thank Kirstin G
Paseo del Prado
The area around the elegant Paseo del Prado boulevard
is much-visited by both locals and tourists. The
world-famous Prado, the Reina Sofia, and the
Thyssen-Bornemisza museums form a triangle of art and
culture that spans this grand and beautiful avenue. On
weekdays, the Prado Museum opens its doors for free
after-work hours, drawing a diverse and excited queue
of art lovers that wraps around the block. Palacio de
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stephanie w
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Response from Tsur S | Reviewed this property |
No. its forbidden
15 July 2017|
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Response from Tono V | Reviewed this property |
no idea, sorry.... but pretty sure it will be opened.. please check their web page!
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Response from Olga B | Reviewed this property |
The Petit Palace Plaza Lealtad is a block away , it's a 4 stars hotel.