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Prado National Museum

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Madrid Prado Museum Entrance Ticket
from US$ 17.52*
Madrid Prado Museum Entrance Ticket
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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 via mobile

We visited the museum with a skip the line and a private tour guide. It is definite a must. We paid for two hours of private guidance and were able to know and appreciate facts about the master pieces that we notice others couldn’t ....More

Thank mayteereyes
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Museo do Prado presents a fine collection of classical paintings, with some Goya's and Velazquez' among others. If you like classical painting, you ought to go there. If you prefer modern paintings, you might go to Reina Sofia Museum. Everyday after 6 PM they let...More

Thank Relax722887
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

El Prado is one of the world’s truly great museums. Extensive collection of Goya, Velazquez,Rubens ,Titian and Tiepolo. There are many iconic paintings here that once you see you’ll readily recognize. Suggest you buy ticket shreds of time on Internet as line was long and...More

Thank Josie053
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were so thankful we booked tickets in advance as the queue was huge! Do buy before you go to save a lot of time. There was so much to see, we didn't even do all of it. We could have spent all day there...More

Thank marthiex
Reviewed yesterday

The museum is very large and impressive with one of the largest collection of European 1500-1700 oil paintings. For people who love that period of grandiose royal or religious committed works this will be a treasure trove. There are also some spectacular pieces of art...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic portraits and family paintings, but the first 250 are enough for me. Unlike the Louvre that balances artifacts and other historical non-painting art forms, the Prado is very heavy on portraits and the like. I don’t have the eye for it, so outside the...More

Thank dsecott
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent experience and very good value. Easy to book online. Go early to avoid the crowds. Expect to take at least 2 hours.

Thank Alistair P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There are lots of reviews about this museum roughly split into 2 - either amazing or not up to the hype. I’m not much of an art fan but you cannot fail to be impressed with so much creative talent on display. The museum staff...More

Thank Darren W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is very large and has a comprehensive collection, so it’s best to plan on spending quite a bit of time here. Get a floor plan and work out what you really want to see. If you’re serious about your Art it’s worth buying the...More

Thank Pauline and Ala... D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This must be one of the best picture galleries in Europe. The collection is huge with paintings from different periods. Goya paintings get good coverage. Ideally you should have time to visit this museum many times concentrating on a few rooms only each time. It...More

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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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24 September 2018|
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Response from Griselle L | Reviewed this property |
I don’t tyyou can get your FREE tickets online. You juat walk in and get them. Nevertheless, the queues move quickly. For free admission to the Prado Museum visit Tuesday to Sarturday from 6pm to 8pm, or Sundays from 5pm to... More
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Response from MariMiranda | Reviewed this property |
There are public and private parkings nearby. They are both paid.
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Response from peter b | Reviewed this property |
There is a separate queue for prebooked tickets