The name speaks for itself - this renowned museum prides itself on one of the largest collections of European art in the world. The exhibition contains more than 7,600 paintings, some of them on the display here and some on loan in other museums.
Being one of the most visited art museums in the world, Prado National Museum is home to works of many famous artists, both Spanish and international, such as Francisco de Goya, El Greco, Diego Velázquez and Peter Paul Rubens. One of the most popular and prominent artworks in the museum is Las Meninas by Velázquez, a really intriguing piece of art.
Please note that the museum gets crowded when the admission is free. Also, visitors must go through security control scanner and leave their bags and other large objects in the cloakroom.
Mon - Sat: 10 am - 8 pm
Sun, Holidays: 10 am - 7 pm
Closed: Jan 1, May 1, Dec 25
Reduced opening hours: Jan 6, Dec 24, 31 (10 am - 2 pm)
Mon - Sat: 6 pm - 8 pm
Sun, Holidays: 5 pm - 7 pm
Last admission 30 min before closing.
General + Official Guide: €24
Seniors (65+): €7,50
Students (18-25), children (under 18), disabled: free
Official Website https://www.museodelprado.es/
Phone +34 913302800
Address 23 Calle Ruiz de Alarcón, 28014, Madrid
Coordinates 40°24'50.44" N -3°41'28.931" E