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Best Monuments to visit in Madrid, Spain




The long history of the Spanish empire is still visible on the streets of Madrid where many monuments remain as a testament to this influence.
We invite you to visit most significant monuments of the Spanish capital.







This is only a selection of Best Monuments to visit first in Madrid..
Find all Monuments in our directory.

La Almudena

Address : C/ Bailén, s/n
Opening hours : The cathedral can not be accessed during the liturgical celebrations. Cathedral Open from 10 to 19:30. Mass Schedule Weekdays Afternoon and eves: 19 pm Tomorrow, Sunday and holidays: 10:30, 12 and 13:30 h. Afternoon: 19 pm Hours confessions Morning: 11:30 to 12:45. Afternoon: from 17:00 to 19:30. There are confessions to meet also in French, English, German and Italian.
Phone : +34(91)5422200
Metro/Bus : Metro Opera (línea 2, 5 y R) / Bus: 3,31,50,65 y 148

Cathedral of Santa Maria de la Almudena in Madrid

The cathedral of Santa Maria de La Almudena is a stunning temple with a mix of architecture: neoclassical exterior and neogothic interior...

Cibeles Place

Address : Plaza de Cibeles s/n
Metro/Bus : Metro: Banco de España

Cibeles Place in Madrid Spain

The Cibeles Place is also a source and a symbol of the capital. Situated in the Spanish city of Madrid...

Crystal Palace

Address : Paseo Duque de Fernán Núñez, s/n
Opening hours : MAY TO SEPTEMBER: Monday-Saturday: 11am to 8pm. Sundays and public holidays: 11am to 6pm. OCTOBER TO APRIL: Monday-Saturday: 10am to 6pm. Sundays and public holidays: 10am to 4pm. CLOSED: Tuesday - 1 and 6 January - 1 and 15 May - 24, 25 and 31 December.
Phone : + 91 574 66 14
Metro/Bus : Metro: Ibiza (Line 9) - Bus: 2-20-26-61

Crystal Palace or Palacio de Cristal in spanish, is a glass pavilion inspired by The Crystal Palace in London and designed in 1887 by Ricardo Velázquez Bosco...

Parque del Retiro

Address : Plaza Independencia s/n
Metro/Bus : Metro: Línea 2 Retiro / Bus: 1, 2, .../ Renfe: Atocha

Parque del Retiro in Madrid Spain

The Retiro Park in Madrid (Parque del Retiro) is the great green lung of the city center of Madrid ...

Plaza Mayor

Address : Plaza Mayor, s/n
Metro/Bus : Metro: Puerta del Sol

Plaza Mayor in Madrid Spain

The Plaza Mayor of Madrid is undoubtedly the most beautiful square in Madrid ...

Puerta de Alcalá

Address : Plaza de la Independencia s/n
Metro/Bus : Metro: Retiro (Línea 2) / Bus: 5,14,27,37,45,150, Buhos (autobuses de noche que circulan por la ciudad de Madrid) N2, N3, N4.

Puerta de Alcalá in Madrid Spain

The “Puerta de Alcalá” (the door of Alcalá) is a very significant monument of Madrid...

Puerta del Sol

Address : Plaza de la Puerta del Sol
Metro/Bus : Metro: Sol , Lineas 1, 2 y 3 de Metro

Puerta del Sol in Madrid Spain

Puerta del Sol is the center of Madrid, central Spain, the "zero kilometer", where the country's roads begin...

Royal Palace

Address : Bailén, s/n
Opening hours : Summer (April-September): Monday to Saturday from 09:00 to 18:00 hours, Sundays and public holidays from 09:00 to 15:00 hours. WINTER (October-March): Monday to Saturday from 09:30 to 17:00 hours, Sundays and public holidays from 09:00 to 14:00 hours.
Phone : (+34) 91 454 88 00
Metro/Bus : Metro: Ópera (L2 y L5) / Bus: 3, 25, 39 y 148 / Cercanís: Príncipe Pio

Royal Palace in Madrid Spain

The Royal Palace is a huge and luxurious building built with a base of columns, the official residence of the kings of Spain...

More easy solutions to visit Madrid's Monuments

Madrid Tourist Travel Pass

Travel throughout the region of Madrid with ease with your Madrid Tourist Travel Pass. With this pass you are entitled to use all public transport services with unlimited use within the period of validity.

Madrid Card

Madrid Card

Choose between a 1-day, 2-day or 3-day pass, and gain prioritized access to Madrid's big attractions like Museums, Galleries, Santiago Bernabeu Stadium.. And get discounts in shops, restaurants..

Madrid Segway Tour

Through the streets of Madrid on a revolutionary Segway! You will see: the Royal Palace, the Almudena, Templo de Debod and the Mayor and de Espana Plaza's on this unique tour... Easy and fun!!

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Madrid Cultura Card

Free admission to over 50 museums in Madrid. Priority access into Prado Museum, Madrid Royal Palace, Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum and Reina Sofia Museum. And more..

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