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Paseo del Prado

Paseo del Prado, Madrid, Spain (Centro)
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Ranked #20 of 481 Attractions in Madrid
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

I noticed several reviews for the Prado here. This is a street that leads to the Prado. Normally it's one of my favorite walks with the tree-lined streets full of shops and cafes, but it's quite different at the end of August. Most places were closed and the trash was piled up and it smelled like urine - I was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW via mobile

Showcase of grand Madrid. Great leisurely walk to appreciate the majesty of Madrid. Lots of little side streets with nice tapas places too. Since you are there, take time to visit the Prado museum.

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Fountain Hills, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Collection of paintings is large and with great quality. Lines are long,so be sure to by the pass.Afternoon visits are best.

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Central Madrid is best explored on foot in order to properly appreciate the beautiful buildings. This avenue is one of the more interesting walks, although there is a lot of traffic also.

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

I was in there for 3 hours whilst my husband was waiting outside for me for half that time!! 😊 i found it fascinating

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Ankara, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I lıked the museum.As it was El Greco's 400 th year there was a special exibition wıth his paintings and the painters who inspired of him.also there were some of his sculpterstthe Prado as a buldıng itself is magnificient.Souvenır shop has got so many nice stuff.Hard to chose to buy .Cofee shop was nice to have something to eat and... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This tree-covered avenue provides a nice respite between museums. Beautiful trees and fountains. Plenty of sites to see along the way.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This avenue is great. You feel that some of the world's best museums are in a walking distance! From classic art to modern art, this is a must in Madrid!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Not my favorite period of art. Would highly recommend purchasing the Madrid Card so can avoid the que.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

You just CANT go to Madrid and dont walk around Paseo del Prado... an revigorant atmosphere in a big city, with trees and the best museum of madrid just beside you. perfect

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