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Museo de la Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando

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Calle Alcala 13, 28014 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 24 08 64
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located in a Neo-Classical mansion, this multi story museum host some lovely 16th century to modern paintings and sculptures. Most of the artist you might not have heard of, but the quality of the art is top drawer.

Thank rraposo2
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

If you love architecture and design you’ll love this place. Eye candy everywhere you look. Buying tickets ahead of time saved over 30 minutes on a line in the sun.

Thank Miguel D
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

This is a delightful museum. It was three parts. The masterpieces are on the ground floor and they are worth spending plenty of time on, the submissions from various academy members are upstairs and are very interesting - especially if you have an interest in...More

Thank KtC114
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Flemish Italian Spanish masterworks; 13 Goya's; Tintoretto Last Supper; Rubens etc. NB there are 3 floors & the the metro station Sevilla is currently closed

Thank Stephen Charles S
Reviewed 20 May 2018

We walked past this place a bunch of times during our last visit to Madrid, but our timing was bad, and they were closed every time. This trip, we made a point of getting here when it was open. The good thing is that it's...More

1  Thank DiverJay
Reviewed 1 May 2018

This museum is often over-looked because of the many other big named museums in Madrid that tourists flock to see. I had never visited it during my many trips to Madrid, and was very surprised to see the lovely building, filled with renowned painters beautiful...More

2  Thank JMINYC
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Not so well known as the Prado, so you won't find hordes of chavs ticking off their bucket list here without any appreciation of what's within. Just tranquil galleries, polite staff and a few people enjoying the art. Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San...More

2  Thank Richard-de-G
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Some fine works of art. Just like any other art gallery. Not a large display. You buy your tickets from the machine. There is a man there to help but will not take your money.

Thank Archibald O
Reviewed 28 January 2018

i don't know how I missed this on previous trips to Madrid - even on a free Wednesday it was almost empty yet full of amazing paintings by renowned artists such as Goya, Velazquez, Rubens and Van Loo. Situated on Calle Alcala a 5 minute...More

Thank Mojitoargos
Reviewed 27 January 2018

This is the collection of the arts academy in Madrid. It has a number of paintings by Goya, Zubaran, Arcimboldo, etc. that make it worth the visit. Goya is well represented being a former pupil. They also have his etching plates. Their collection is also...More

2  Thank Gerard_S77
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Expansive plazas, local and foreign crowds, street
performers, colorful lights, window shopping,
restaurant signs promising the best paella, ham, and
churros con chocolate- this is downtown Madrid, a
collection of plazas interconnected by a network of
side streets. Some of these side streets are wide
pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so
it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as
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20 March 2018|
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Yes, this museum is free on Wednesdays.