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Paseo del Prado/Paseo de Recoletos

Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza

8 Paseo Del Prado
Madrid, 28014, Spain
TEL: 34-91-369-0151

Regarded by critics as the missing link between other Spanish art collections, the Thyssen’s pieces, purchased by the Spanish state from a private collector in 1992, represent a tremendous breadth of European painters from the 14th to 21st centuries.  Temporary exhibitions are frequently conducted in conjunction with the Fundación Caja Madrid  (Plaza San Martín, 1; 011-34-91-379-20-50; www.fundacioncajamadrid.es), opposite the Monasterio de las Descalzas Reales, where all exhibitions are free.

Insider Tip:

The audio guide giving an overview of 20th-century art is worth its 4-euro (about $5) price tag.

Amenities

Open / Closes
  • Art
  • Accessible by Public Transportation
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Indoor
  • Monday - Closed
  • Restaurant/Café
  • Self-Guided Tours
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