National Library of Spain

Local nameBiblioteca Nacional de España
LocationSalamanca, Madrid, Spain

Established in 1712, the library is housed in the same building as the archeological museum. It is the largest library in the whole Spain and it belongs to the largest ones in the world.

It is home not only to a great amount of books and manuscripts, but also to historical maps, atlases, and posters.

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Opening hours

Exhibitions and Museum
Tue - Sat: 10 am - 8 pm
Sat: 10 am - 2 pm

Individual tours:
Tue, Fri: 5 pm
Wed, Thu: 10 am
Sat: noon

Express tours (30 minutes):
Mon - Fri: noon
Sat: 11 am


Free admission.

More information and contact


Official Website




Phone +34 91 580 7759

Address 20-22 Paseo de Recoletos, Madrid 28071, Spain

Coordinates 40°25'25.419" N -3°41'23.655" E

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