Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum (Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza), Madrid

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Explore centuries of fine art at Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum (Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza), which boasts masterpieces by Monet, Goya, Degas, Renoir, Picasso, and Van Gogh, to mention just a few notables. Today, the vast collection of over 1,600 paintings is spread over three floors, with a compact layout that makes this museum one of the most navigable sites in the city. The collection is organized chronologically, with the oldest works displayed on the top floor. You can arrange to join a thematic guided tour during or after business hours, or simply start on the top floor and work your way down at your own pace. Check online for ticket options and upcoming special events. Using our online itinerary creator, Madrid attractions like Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum (Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza) can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • If you like an eclectic mix of art, this is the gallery for you! Picasso, Dalí, Monet, Pollock, Van Gough, Mondrian to name a few. Art is organised by country and then period, so you get to see lots o...  more »
  • If you are in Madrid, don't forget to visit this beautiful Museum, rich in works of art that are well placed in the large rooms of the Palace. the paintings you can also photograph, but mandatory, as fair, without flash. It's not crowded and you can admire the works safely. Reduced admission for those over 65.
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  • Although it is not as large and with as many pictures as the Prado, it is worth seeing it. I was a Monday and the entrance was free.
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  • Wonderful private collection of paintings spanning five centuries of Western art. From pre-Renaissance Italian works to French Impressionism and American abstract expressionism, the Thyssen museum carries a remarkable series of paintings laid out chronologically from some of the best artists in history. Here's a quick tip: there's free entrance on Mondays from 12-4pm. Definitely worth spending 1-2 hours here.
  • It's awesome. The free hours are on Monday until 16:00. But they let everyone go on 15:55. We didn't manage to get to the third floor, but the first two are just great.
  • I could be here the whole day and be amazed by all the beautiful art! Will definitely come back.
  • It was a nice place. Maybe 8-10 valuable paintings. Enjoyed.
  • Amazing permanent collection, very neat arrangement which makes you take into account the progression of art through the the centuries. Unique!

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