Madrid full of art!

Madrid is a capital in which cross all the epochs of art, painting and sculpture. Madrid is known for being the cultural center, par excellence it has the most famous and visited museums in the world. 

This art capital has a great museum offer. The tourist attractions of the city are often dedicated to taking care of the artistic heritage, among others, the art galleries located in the impressive "Paseo del Arte". In this area you will find the most important artworks at an international level, which will take you on a journey through the history of painting. The museums that create this "Triangle of Art" are: the Prado Museum, the Thyssen-Bornemisza, and the Reina Sofía Museum, where in addition to admiring their paintings, you can enjoy the architecture of its buildings and attractive facilities.

National The Prado Museum
This museum is the center of tourist interest in Madrid. In the galleries it owns the most important collections of painting in the world and each year attracts almost 3 million visitors. Masters of the stature of Velázquez, Goya, Rubens, Tiziano or El Greco are some of the authors of the paintings. Since 1819, when it was created, it continues to grow to amaze with its prestige and the beauty of its most appreciated paintings and sculptures in the world.

Reina Sofía Museum of Art
A few steps from the Prado, there is the second museum in avant-garde style, with artworks of contemporary art, made between the end of the XIX century and today. It is a great place for all lovers of the most innovative artistic trends. Inside you can find a perfect combination of 16 200 works: paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints and photographs, as well as architectural works. Newer propositions are accompanied by the universal paintings of Juan Gris, Miró or Dalí and famous El Guernica by Pablo Picasso.

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum
The third gallery is located in between periods of the previous two, between the classic pieces of the Prado and the avant-garde of the Reina Sofía Art Center. In the galleries of this museum you will find more than a thousand pictures of movements and currents of painting from the XII to the XX century. Its richness resides in paintings of great names like Monet, Van Gogh and Cézanne.

A visit in Paseo del Arte is a must for lovers of art, and also for all interested in seeing masterpieces.
Stop wasting time! And ... Come and get lost in the art and architecture of Madrid museums!

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