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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
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+34 902 10 70 77
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Reviewed yesterday

My Fiance and I loved this museum. We aren't really artsy types, but this place just blew our minds. Its enormous, so set aside a few hours to take a look at all the paintings!

Thank Carlos P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The last time I came to museo El Prado was in a world tour at 16. I was impressed then but now 40 years later I can truly apréciate, the themes, symbolism, skills and true masterpieces of what this museum has. We took the audio...More

Thank Sandra Z
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the world's most important painting museums, you can see a collection of Renaissance and other European schools. If you want to understand Velasquez, you need to come here. I've never seen a collection of Hieronymus Bosch like this.

Thank brazilconsultant
Reviewed 2 days ago

A must for art and history lovers. It’s one the world’s most important museums and that’s for a reason. It is a very big collection, with paintings by great painters like Velázquez, Goya, and Murillo. It is advisable to focus on specific sets of paintings...More

Thank Jaime G
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Garden of Earthly Delights cannot be missed. Another item off my bucket list! The Goya collection is incredible. Buy tickets in advance to beat the line.

Thank Jeremy P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The size of the collection in this museum is really impressive. There is just so much of it that if you really want to see it all you would need to spread your visit over a couple if days, to avoid sensory overload!

Thank LeahSydney01
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

An absolutely beautiful museum with all the superb artists works displayed. It is the epitome of aesthetic excellence representative of the artistic genius if representative creators. We waited until our children could truly absorb and appreciate the Prado. A return visit is a must. Wonderful...More

Thank suzanne v
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Even if you are not a big art lover you cannot miss a quick visit to Prado. Their masterpieces deserve a small amount of your time. I was traveling with a small kid and couldn't say I enjoyed it at full capacity but still I...More

Thank Oana S
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a world standard national gallery. The collection includes some of the most famous works in the world. Highlights included works by El Greco and Goya. For the disabled visitor watch out for the long queues going into the building. There is airport-class bag...More

Thank Soulhunter
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited the museum during the free visit hours (from 6pm to 8pm). We queued during 45 minutes but it is worth to do, the museum is fantastic and it contains many famous piece of arts and paintings like Raphael, Rubens, Goya. In 2 hours...More

Thank Wajdi B
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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Ian R
23 October 2017|
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Response from Rachael2001 | Reviewed this property |
Two hours is really really short. You will have to choose what you want to see. We spent probably 6 hours there over 2 days and didn't even finish the Spanish collection.
2 October 2017|
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Response from Conrad B | Reviewed this property |
This may be an option only if the tickets were bought through the website. Will not be easy but can be achieved through the contact/customer care option.
stephanie w
30 July 2017|
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Response from Tsur S | Reviewed this property |
No. its forbidden