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Centro Cultural de la Villa

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Interesting display on its construction

The museum is closed on a Monday but there is an interesting permanent display showing the... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
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Fantastic underground exhibition space

I have been passed Plaza Colon many times and had no idea that this huge underground space existed... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
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16 Jul 2018
“Interesting display on its construction”
8 Feb 2018
“Fantastic underground exhibition space”
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Jardines del Descubrimiento | Plaza de Colón, Madrid, Spain
Barrio Salamanca
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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

The museum is closed on a Monday but there is an interesting permanent display showing the construction of the centre, the moving of the Colon statue and the creation of the 1970s monument.

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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

I have been passed Plaza Colon many times and had no idea that this huge underground space existed. It is a bit like The Barbican in London with various separate exhibition spaces. At the moment one of the large spaces is being used as part...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

This center mostly rents exhibits that travel, very much like the Discovery Museum near Times Square in NYC. I have seen 3-4 exhibits here and the quality varies. Give. That most museums are free (or inexpensive) in Madrid, this museum stands out for its admissions...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2017

We had nice evening with Lopez, Lopez and Leal dance performance. The place is rather worn out, but ok if you have a good perfomance to follow.

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Reviewed 11 November 2016

We were there over a year ago for the 007 James Bond exhibition.Whilst very good, nothing was written in English.

Thank Abbykat
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Modern Flamenco, 23 June 2016, show was Amorente, singing and dancing, great show modern artist's, percusion, guitar, all in Spanish. Very few tourists, lots of their fellow dancers, other artists. We took taxi to and from, but it's on or near the Colon metro stop,...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2016

It is exhibition which goes aroud - and when ever you have opportunity to visit - go!!! It is worth your time!

Thank igor1964_12
Reviewed 27 January 2016

I thoroughly enjoyed this exhibition. It is well worth the entrance fee. Everything is well exhibited and the audio guide gives an excellent commentary on the event of the sinking of the ship.There are also interesting objets on show. The only comment I would make...More

Reviewed 1 December 2015

We went to this center specifically to see the Titanic exhibition and we liked it. It presents 200 genuine objects belonging to former Titanic travelers or the ship itself plus numerous facts about the ship. I found it impressive that it takes you from its...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Went here instead of the usual art museums of Madrid and bought it would be a little different for our Globetrotters Travel Blog. The expiation is full of memorabilia from the 50 years of Bond films. From his famous Aston Martin DB5 to the chips...More

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Barrio de Salamanca
Broad, tree-lined avenues with pretty streetlights
frame the neighbourhood of Barrio Salamanca. With
beautiful condominium buildings that make up most
blocks in this area, this part of town is refined and
quiet. It is also host to a few of the city's large
shopping avenues, including Calle Serrano and Calle
Jose Ortega y Gasset. A walk down these streets will
reveal upscale chains, small boutiques, and plenty of
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