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Museo Nacional del Prado

Museo Nacional del Prado

Art Museum and Monument / Landmark
Retiro, Madrid
  • This art museum is famous for their museums. It's one of the most popular in the city!
  • Patrick C.
    "Get free admission tickets every day from 6pm until 8pm."(22 Tips)
    Ilona A.
    "Check out The garden of earthly delights by Hieronymus Bosch here!"(15 Tips)
    Kyriaki V.
    "El Greco paintings and the Bosch exhibition were the highlights.A"(12 Tips)
    Tanner S.
    "as well as all of the Goya and Velásquez works"(8 Tips)
777 Tips and reviews
  • museums
  • bosch
  • el greco
  • free admission
  • velasquez
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  • John
    John3 weeks ago
    Huge and excellent. But to be honest, after an hour or two it gets kind of repetitive. Would do good to mix the paintings up with some sculptures.
  • Росен К.
    One of the most stunning art museums in the world. It's a must see, a must visit.
  • Sepehrdad D.
    Sepehrdad DorraniDecember 5, 2017
    That is just pain for jesus and this stuff, that I really dont like.
    Upvoted Dec 6, 2017
  • Bahman S.
    Bahman SDecember 4, 2017
    Full of paintings and statues. It is free in the last two hours of the worktime everyday.
  • Carrie C.
    Carrie CarrieOctober 12, 2017
    It’s inspirited me
  • Nacho S.
    Nacho SánchezAugust 24, 2017
    Impressive collection. It is free from 6 to 8 pm, but the queues are huge!
  • Martin P.
    Martin PrebioAugust 14, 2017
    You can easily stay an whole day at Prado!
  • Justine G.
    Justine GAugust 13, 2017
    There's so much to see and so much to read! The signs are very informative and they're ALL translated into (very good) English, which is amazing. Don't go during free hours (or get there VERY early).
  • Vladimír Ž.
    Vladimír ŽákAugust 1, 2017
    great museum
  • Elizabeth B.
    Elizabeth BursteinJuly 8, 2017
    Get in free after 6 sundays but huge line. Awesome huge collection including Velasquez las Meninas, Italian, Spanish arts
  • Joe D.
    Joe DJuly 7, 2017
    Ok. Buy tickets online. Maybe even if you're already *in* line. Dwnld to your phone, sneak around to the back of the museum. The ticket says you need to print, but they will scan it. Boom, no wait 🐤
  • Rodolfo G.
    Rodolfo GabrielJuly 4, 2017
    Definitely one of the most vast and eccentric art museums of the world. You will probably recognize some of the artworks from those art books you have been studying ;) amazing!The staff could be nicer
  • Matt H.
    Matt HansonMay 3, 2017
    Great to see Velázquez, especially the meta-portrait Las Meninas, but it is the viscerality of Goya's 'Black paintings' that are a highlight. Especially Saturn.
  • Joel B.
    Joel BApril 17, 2017
    Pre-book tickets online. Ticketing purchasing queues even in shoulder season can be epic. Opt for the restaurant over the cafe, it's not much pricier but the food is much better
  • Vlada Z.
    Vlada ZagladaMarch 30, 2017
    Line moves relatively quickly, free entrance from 6 to 8 PM. Breathtaking paintings and sculptures, a must-see for anyone coming to Madrid.
  • Karen
    KarenMarch 24, 2017
    Super lame. Won't let you Snapchat. Just as medieval as their collection.
  • Michael E.
    Michael ErikssonMarch 12, 2017
    This is an amazing art museum that definitely should be on every Madrid visitor's agenda. To either join a guided tour, or getting the headsets, are recommended to get the most out of the visit.
  • Jole P.
    Jole PMarch 9, 2017
    Beautiful classical art!!! You could spend hours in here
  • Juan B.
    Juan BuisMarch 5, 2017
    Crazy collection. Be sure to check out the Goya works!
  • Sebastian P.
    Sebastian PreisFebruary 28, 2017
    Hieronymus Bosch
  • Lewis T.
    Lewis TFebruary 28, 2017
    If you're thinking of getting the free admission (which you should) get there early. Like before 5:30. Seriously. Even on a Monday night! The queue snakes around the block...
  • Maxime D.
    Maxime DuboisFebruary 18, 2017
    Must see in Madrid!
  • Ged C.
    Ged CarrollJanuary 31, 2017
    For me it's all about room 12 the Les Meninas painting by Velasquez. One of the world's great museums
  • Bivitri
    BivitriJanuary 2, 2017
    Great collection. 15€ entrance. Save time & avoid the cloakroom
  • Louis T.
    Louis TrainDecember 14, 2016
    El Greco and Bosch (here called El Bosco) are the gems of the collection, but don't overlook Raphael, Goya, and Velazquez. Audio guide is definitely worth it. Gift shop is rather pricey.
  • ApostolisM
    ApostolisMNovember 29, 2016
    Absolutely a must go!
  • Cheryl L.
    Cheryl LlewellynNovember 29, 2016
    Fab collection
  • Matthew P.
    Matthew PiresOctober 14, 2016
    This museum can take at least 4 hours to see. Come early to get a spot in line. There's free museum hours in the evening but the line to get in is much longer than the one in the morning.
  • Anthony J.
    Anthony JacobsonOctober 7, 2016
    Paintings. Duh
  • Christos K.
    Christos KSeptember 15, 2016
    Guernica is amazing!
  • Roy E.
    Roy EsperandoSeptember 14, 2016
    Queues are always long buy tickets online
  • Penny S.
    Penny SSeptember 10, 2016
    Huge museum..Most probably you won't make it see all the paintings in one visit.
  • Ged C.
    Ged CarrollSeptember 8, 2016
    You can buy a ticket that gives you access to the big three Prado, Sofia and Thyssen cheaper than buying entry individually. The ticket is valThe canteen is good for a spot of lunch.
  • Alejandro M.
    Alejandro MasferrerAugust 30, 2016
    Classic art with very famous pieces.
  • Zara K.
    Zara KhanAugust 28, 2016
    Went here for EL BOSCO special exhibit. Museum is full of master pieces! Amazing experience.
  • Stephanie M.
    Stephanie MercadoAugust 20, 2016
    Paintings for days
  • Anita Ś.
    Anita ŚliwińskaAugust 10, 2016
    Ideal for enthusiasts of Spanish, Italian, French and Flemish painting and sculpture. I strongly recommend the section of Goya, El Greco and Velazquez. With madrid card, you dont have to buy a ticket.
  • Kyriaki V.
    Kyriaki VasilakiAugust 9, 2016
    One of the best museums. The Goya paintings, the El Greco paintings and the Bosch exhibition were the highlights.A definite must!
  • Frans V.
    Frans VosAugust 2, 2016
    Huge collection of famous painters. At least 2 days required if you want to see it all.
  • Sergete
    SergeteJuly 31, 2016
  • John
    JohnJuly 26, 2016
    Great museum with a super collection
  • Mauro R.
    Mauro RenanJuly 24, 2016
    Show show.
  • Fintan S.
    Fintan StackJuly 20, 2016
    If you want to see the Bosch exhibition or other special exhibition make sure you book online in advance. I queued up outside for tickets only to be told at the counter that it was sold out that day.
  • Finn B.
    Finn BJuly 9, 2016
    You are not allowed to take pictures of the paintings...
  • Witold D.
    Witold DonwitoJuly 8, 2016
    Buy a ticket online to avoid a huge waiting line. Plan your visit ahead, it's rather impossible to see everything in one go.
  • cagla a.
    cagla ardakJune 16, 2016
    conpemporary part is Amazing but The old stuff is really old stuff😂
  • Elisabetta D.
    Elisabetta Di RedaJune 3, 2016
    What's not to like, it is the most important museum in the world!! Don't miss Les Meninas!!
  • Diane W.
    Diane WonchMay 15, 2016
    Don't miss the Greco an Goya paintings. Wonderful place but very busy.
  • Megan I.
    Megan IrvineApril 24, 2016
    Must-see, and plan on spending at least a few hours. The free admission times are not long enough to see everything!
  • Sarp E.
    Sarp ErkayaApril 22, 2016
    A lot of christians and royals painted and hung around many, many rooms. Do not miss Goya's black paintings.
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