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Madrid Freebies

Madrid Freebies consists in a range of museums in Madrid; most of them specialized in themes such as: origins, history, and contemporary art. Walking across the Avenue of Art (Paseo del Arte) you’ll have the opportunity to visit 3 important museumsusing only a voucher in any time of year: The museum del Prado, the National Art Center of Reina Sofia and Thyssen.

» Museo del Prado
It’s a museum very popular among locals and tourists because hosts many paintings and art works from famous artists including Goya, Murillo, Rizi and Rubens; Exhibitions change every so often and the museum is open for longer hours with educational programs and conferences.

Paseo del Prado, s/n. 28014 Madrid
Phone: (+34) 91 330 28 00 - Fax: (+34) 91 330 28 56
Opening hours: 9-19h, Tuesday to Sunday, holidays included. Closed Monday
Free entrance all day Sunday and on 2nd & 18th May, 12th October, 6th December.

» Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia (MNCARS)
The Museum Reina Sofia and simply The Sofia are some informal names of Spain’s national museum of 20th century art; it’s dedicated to Spanish art, especially collections of two re-known artists: Pablo Picasso and Salvador Dali among other artists such as Juan Gris, Joan Miro Antoni Tapies, Pablo Serrano and more.

Santa Isabel, 52, 28012 Madrid
Phone: (+34) 91 774 10 00 - Fax: (+34) 91 774 10 58
Opening hours: 10-21h, Sundays 10-14.30h. Closed Tuesday.
Entrance fee: 3.01 euros
Free entrance on Saturday afternoons (after 14.30h), Sunday mornings and on 18th May, 12th October, 6th December.

» Museo Arqueológico Nacional
The National Archaeological Museum is located beside Columbus Square (Plaza de Colon), initially the National Archaeological Museum hosted numismatic, archaeological, and art collections but after it was remodeled, the museum includes Pre-historic, Celtic, Iberian, and Roman antiquities.

Calle de Serrano, 13, 28001 MADRID
Phone: 91 577 79 12 - Fax: 91 431 68 40
Opening hours: Tuesday to Saturday: From 9:30 am to 8:00 pm. Sundays and holidays: From 9:30 to 3:00 pm. Mondays: Closed.
Entrance fees: General: 3 Euros.
Free entrance - Unemployed, under 18 years old, over 65 years old: Free. Sundays: Free.

» Museo Naval
The Museo Naval hosts important pieces conserved by the Navy from the Catholic Monarchs till nowadays; the collections are in chronological order and include nautical instruments, artillery, maps, beautiful ship models and many paintings of naval scenes.

Paseo del Prado, 5. 28014 MADRID
Phone: (+34) 91 523 8789 - Fax: (+34) 91 379 5056
Opening Times: Tuesday to Sunday: From 10:00 am to 14:00 pm. Saturdays and Sundays: Guided visits at 11:30 am. Mondays: Closed. August: Closed.
Entrance fees: None. Free entrance

» Museo del Aire
The Air Museum (Museo del Aire)is located at Cuatro Vientos Air Base and hosts a beautiful collection of aircraft (hundreds of miniature models) and more than 150 real planes and helicopters. Most of the planes in the exhibitions hace previously served in the Spanish Air Force.

Autovía A-V, Km. 10,500. 28024 MADRID
Phone: (+34) 91 509 16 90 - Fax: (+34) 91 710 68 47
Opening Times: Tuesday to Sunday: From 10:00 am to 14:00 pm. Mondays: Closed.
Entrance fees: None. Free entrance

» Museo Municipal
The Museo de Historia de Madrid, previously known as The Museo Municipal is located in the central district of Madrid, in Fuencarral Street. The museum is characterized by its thematic collections, and among its most representatives artworks are: the Alegoria de Madrid by Francisco de Goya, The Virgin with Saint Fernando by Luca Giordano and others.

c/Fuencarral 78, Metro Tribunal
Opening Times: Tuesday-Friday, 9:30 am-8 pm; Saturday and Sunday, 10 am-2 pm; Mondays and holidays closed. Entrance fees: None. Free entrance

» Museo Municipal de Arte Contemporáneo
The National Museum of Contemporary art (Museo Municipal de Arte Contemporaneo) is located in the Cuartel del Conde Duque. Apart from the great collections hosted in the museum you’ll enjoy different cultural activities. Conde Duque, 11 Madrid

Conde Duque, 11 Metro Noviciado
Collection of contemporary art: paintings, sculptures, drawings, photos mostly about Madrid or created by Madrid's artists.
Free entrance Tuesday-Saturday: 10 am-2 pm 6 pm-9 pm Sundays 10.30 am-2.30 pm

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