Aranjuez Royal Palace

Local namePalacio Real de Aranjuez
LocationAranjuez, Spain

The Royal Palace of Aranjuez is a former Spanish royal residence. It is located 50km south of Madrid in the town of Aranjuez.

It was established around the time Philip II of Spain moved the capital from Toledo to Madrid. Aranjuez became one of four seasonal seats of government, occupied during the springtime. Thereafter, the court moved successively to Rascafría, El Escorial and wintered in Madrid.

Several international treaties were signed there and several members of the royal family died there, including:

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Royal Site of Aranjuez Half-Day Tour from 65 USD

Opening hours

Oct - Mar: Tue - Sun: 10 am - 6 pm

Apr - Sep: Tue - Sun: 10 m - 8 pm

Closed: 1 and 6 January, 1 May and 24, 25 and 31 December and days of official events announced on the National Heritage website.


General: €9
Reduced: €4

More information and contact


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Address Av de Palacio, 28300 Aranjuez, Spain

Coordinates 40°2'10.878" N -3°36'30.274" E

Tours and activities: Aranjuez Royal Palace

Royal Site of Aranjuez Half-Day Tour

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Toledo & Royal Site of Aranjuez: Guided Tour from Madrid

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Madrid: Skip-the-Line Royal Palaces Tour

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