Things to do in Madrid

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    The Prado Museum

    The Prado Museum

    Ranked #1 overall in Madrid things to do
    183 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Art Museum
    Popular withArtsyHistoryFamilies

    You can enjoy many things here. Enjoy spanish arts, italian, french etc... very spacious and cool. Must visit!

  • 2
    Parque del Buen Retiro

    Parque del Buen Retiro

    Ranked #2 overall in Madrid things to do
    164 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesArtsy

    Is mainly good for family, friends, and couples. Es bueno para familia, amigos y parejas.

  • 3
    Plaza Mayor

    Plaza Mayor

    Ranked #3 overall in Madrid things to do
    187 reviews
    Outdoors, Plaza
    Popular withHistoryArtsyFamilies

    The place is somewhat deserted with not a whole lot to do. Feels mostly like a flea market with locals trading collectibles such as stamps, coins, bills, pop bottle caps, ...

  • 4
    Palacio Real

    Palacio Real

    Ranked #4 overall in Madrid things to do
    164 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryArtsyFamilies

    Very cool royal palace right in Madrid. You do get to see alot so plan for ample time.

  • 5
    Puerta del Sol

    Puerta del Sol

    Ranked #5 overall in Madrid things to do
    148 reviews
    Landmark, Plaza
    Popular withHistoryNightlifeArtsy

    So many people all the time. Malls, people, shops etc.. Good to visit if you are first time here. It is touristic area. Always so many people.

  • 6
    Market of San Miguel

    Market of San Miguel

    Ranked #6 overall in Madrid things to do
    114 reviews
    Shopping, Farmers Market
    Popular withFoodiesHipstersNightlife

    Madrid's equivalent to London's Borough Market, grab a glass of wine and stoll the market sampling the variety of fresh produce.

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    Estadio Santiago Bernabeu

    Estadio Santiago Bernabeu

    Ranked #7 overall in Madrid things to do
    99 reviews
    Sports, Soccer Stadium
    Popular withFamiliesHistoryAdventure

    Never been a fan of soccer ( fútbol ) but the experience of going inside this stadium was amazing.

  • 8
    Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía

    Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía

    Ranked #8 overall in Madrid things to do
    90 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Tours, Classes and Rentals, Art Museum
    Popular withArtsyHistoryFamilies

    This is an excellent modern art museum which is particularly strong in Spanish artists including Picasso, Gris, Miro and Dali among the most famous names. The building itself was originally ...

  • 9
    El Rastro

    El Rastro

    Ranked #9 overall in Madrid things to do
    52 reviews
    Shopping, Flea Market
    Popular withArtsyHipstersBackpackers

    As luck seems to have it, my stays in Madrid are conveniently located right in the center of El Rastro. That is to say, I step out of my door ...

  • 10
    Temple of Debod

    Temple of Debod

    Ranked #10 overall in Madrid things to do
    51 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Temple
    Popular withHistoryOutdoorsyArtsy

    An Egyptian sanctuary in Madrid. Even in a cosmopolitan city like Madrid we can still be surprised by what is hidden in the Cuartel de la Montaña park: the Temple ...

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