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Museo del Prado (The Prado Museum), Madrid

 
 
 

Overview
Prado Museum (Museo del Prado)
in Madrid is gorgeous with its magnificent treasures of Spanish monarchy. A must see. The museum reflects the 17th century neo-classic architecture.

Museo del Prado is one of the 3 biggest art museum in Madrid with Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza and Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. Travelers obtaining the paper of "Paseo Arte" (about 15 euros, valid for 1 year) will be able to have discounts for all 3 museums.

What to See
The biggest Spanish art collection in the world is exhibited at the Prado Museum. Also qualified Italian and Fleming masterpieces take place. It is better to make a plan and see the masterpieces at the museum.

Works of the world famous Spanish artists worth seeing. Also take your time to see the works of Fleming and Dutch artists such as Hieronymus Bosch and Rubens. The works of Raffaello, Tiziano and Tintoretto exhibited at the Italian Masters Hall.

You may have a rest at the wonderful garden of Parque del Retiro after your museum trip. There are nice cafes and exhibitions at the area. Botanic garden dating back to 1781 worth seeing.

Must See Masterpieces of the world famous Artists
El Greco (1514-1614); Ribera (1591-1652); Zurbaran (1598-1664); Velazquez (1599-1660, Las Meninas); Murillo (1617-1682) and Goya (1746-1828).

Visitor & Tourist Information
Adress :
Paseo del Prado 28014, Madrid, Spain
Opening Hours :
Tue-Sun 9am-8pm
Phone:
+34 91 330 28 00
Web: http://museoprado.mcu.es/

 
 


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