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Owner description: The Prado has one of the largest art collections in the world, and is best known for its diverse assortment of works by... more » Owner description: 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. « less
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A small, lesser-known museum with an excellent collection of Spanish post-impressionist and early 20th-century art.
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The biggest park close to downtown Madrid is El Retiro Park, which has an area of 12 hectares. King Felipe IV constructed it in 1632 as part of his Buen Retiro Palace. At that... more »

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National Archaeological Museum Opening hours: Tuesday to Saturday: 9:30 to 20:00 h; Sunday and holidays: 9:30 to 15:00 h. Queen Isabel II founded the National Archaeological... more »

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Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza http://www.museot...   Paseo del Prado, 8 Tel: (+34) 914-203-944 Metro: Banco de España Opening Hours: Tuesday to Sunday from 10am to 7pm. Closed Mondays... more »

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Metro : El Capricho (L5) Bus: 101, 105, 151
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Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Cultural

The Basilica of San Francisco el Grande Near the Royal Palace, there is the Basilica of San Francisco el Grande, which is dedicated to Our Lady of the Angels. The exterior of the... more »

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Luxurious, over-the-top rococo palace with over 2,000 opulently gilded rooms.
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Ranked #14 of 454 attractions in Madrid
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Lazaro Galdiano Museum Dr. Jose Lazaro Galdiano lived from 1862 to 1947. He was an intellectual, financier, publisher and book lover. He accumulated more than 20,000 books. He... more »

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Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia (MNCARS) http://www.museor... Santa Isabel, 52 Plaza del Emperador Carlos V Tel: (+34) 917-741-000 Metro: Atocha Opening Hours: Monday to... more »

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Poshest, most conservative section of Madrid was developed through the investments of the Marquis of Salamanca.
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Puerta de Alcala The Puerta de Alcala is a huge gate that is a monument in the Plaza de la Independencia, close to the El Retiro Park. It was built by Carlos III in 1778 and is... more »

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Ranked #26 of 454 attractions in Madrid
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Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando   Calle Alcala, 13  Tel: 915-240-864 Bellas Artes   Hours:  Tuseday to Sunday: 10:00 - 15:00 h, including holidays. Closed on Monday... more »

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Ranked #27 of 454 attractions in Madrid
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The Romantic Museum closed in 2001 while it was being renovated. It reopened in 2009. The museum was created by Benigno de la Vega-Inclan, the second Marques de la Vega-Inclan, in... more »

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Ranked #28 of 454 attractions in Madrid
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The Temple of Debod In 1968 the Egyptian government gave the Temple of Debod to Spain in gratitude for helping to save the Abu Simbel Temple from flooding by the Aswan Dam. This... more »

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Ranked #30 of 454 attractions in Madrid
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Naval Museum The Naval Museum is located at the Paseo del Prado, 5. To enter the museum, Spanish citizens need to show their DNI, the national id card. Foreigners need to show... more »

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