If you admire artwork, then don't forget about Prado Museum. It is in the centre of Madrid, so a great location for sightseeing. The museum is a gallery, containing one of the best collections of European artwork. The collection dates from the 12th to the 19th century, and is based on the former Spanish royal collection.
The collection includes various styles of artwork including drawings, paintings, sculptures, prints, coins and medals. It has works by most of the leading Spanish grand masters, as well as other notable artists. The museum opened in 1819, and has undergone several expansions since, and it is one of the most visited sites in Madrid.
Address: Paseo del Prado, 28014 Madrid, Spain
Open hours: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Phone: +34 913 30 28 00
Province: Community of Madrid