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.
Exhibitions and Museum
Tue - Sat: 10 am - 8 pm
Sat: 10 am - 2 pm
Tue, Fri: 5 pm
Wed, Thu: 10 am
Express tours (30 minutes):
Mon - Fri: noon
Sat: 11 am
Official Website http://www.bne.es/
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