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Museum of Contemporary Art Conde Duque

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All will depend on the exhibitions....

When we visited, the three exhibitions were worth seeing, but as these will change as time passed... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Kevin H
Zurich, Switzerland
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Small buy mighty

Small exhibit in a huge building. Cost is free, but hours are limited. I was pleasantly surprised... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

A place you cannot miss. The location, the art, the history. Definitely it is a must In Madrid into a great neighbourhood

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

When we visited, the three exhibitions were worth seeing, but as these will change as time passed, your experience may be different.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Small exhibit in a huge building. Cost is free, but hours are limited. I was pleasantly surprised by the eclectic selection of artwork. The exhibit is on two floors, so don't forget to see both floors. The gallery had some beautiful prints from artists I...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Cantrellman
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Aviation in 1910 and photo portrets with intervals of 25 to 40 years. Not sinething to make a detour for. The building, a former army storage, is probably the best part.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank tomhols1952
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Museum of Contemporary Art Conde Duque is set in the formidable ex-barracks of the Palace guard. Plans to demolish the splendid building were canceled and it has become an excellent venue for exhibitions especially of contemporary art. A library is in the right corner as...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This museum is located within 10 minute walking distance from the Plaza de Espana subway station. The building was a refurbished army barracks turned into a mixed use complex that included a contemporary art museum, exhibition halls, library and cultural centre. There's no entry fee...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Until the 15th of October "El Viaje y el Escritor" will be on display on the top floor of the museum. If you like literature and you enjoy interesting art (not "contemporary" in the sense of geometric paintings or splashes of paint), then you might...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank LandCruisers
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I love this museum and have visited multiple times. The exhibits are thought provoking and you can get through the entire museum in a couple hours. It's free, and hosts a myriad of interesting events. Plus it's in a really cool neighborhood!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Siena M
Reviewed 8 September 2016

really nice building. Was not as clearly marked as it could be so I walked past it twice. The exhibits were interesting but a long way for me to go. The walk on gran viafrom the museum district was busy. but interesting shops, architecture and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank SusanWellington
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The Conde Duque is a bit out of the way but is an interesting historic building which houses excellent temporary exhibitions. The photographic exhibition called At the Gates of Paradise about migrants which is on now was extremely thought provoking.

Date of experience: June 2016
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