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Museo Nacional del Prado

Madrid, Spain
4.6 / 34
The Museo Nacional del Prado in Madrid is a stunning museum that is a must-visit for art lovers and history enthusiasts. The museum is home to an extensive collection of artwork, including original pieces by famous artists such as Goya, Picasso, Caravaggio, and more. Visitors have shared their positive experiences, describing the museum as an amazing and breathtaking place. Many recommend purchasing tickets online in advance to avoid long lines and ensure a seamless entry. The museum is well-maintained, with orderly and timely entry, providing a pleasant and organized experience. The museum offers a variety of artwork spanning hundreds of years, allowing visitors to admire and appreciate the different artistic styles and subjects. Highlights of the collection include the original Goya artwork and the famous painting "The Garden of Earthly Delights." Visitors have expressed their fascination and admiration for the museum's extensive collection, remarking that they could spend hours exploring the rooms filled with art. While the museum can get busy, even on weekdays, it is still a worthwhile visit. Some visitors recommend going during the free entry hours from 6pm to 8pm, but advise arriving early to avoid long lines. It is also suggested to bring an umbrella for shade, especially during hot summer visits. Visitors have offered a few tips, such as opting for the cafeteria on the lower ground floor over the smaller cafe on the ground floor. They also emphasize that taking pictures inside the museum is not allowed and that curators will kindly remind visitors of this rule. For families, it is worth noting that children below 18 years old can enter for free, but identification may be required. Overall, the Museo Nacional del Prado is highly praised for its impressive collection, organized layout, and unforgettable artistic experience. It is considered one of the top art centers in Europe, showcasing the rich history and talent of Spanish and international artists.



I loved this visit. I think I enjoyed it more than my family because I have been learning about the subjects of the paintings and sculptures. It was a.. Read more »
I love this museum! If you love museums, I recommend buying tickets in advance online (no wait). But you can definitely get this museum done in 2 hour.. Read more »
What a stunning gallery. Absolutely loved seeing the original Goya artwork and a few Picasso’s. Could have spent all day here admiring the rooms upon .. Read more »
Had a wonderful time at Prado Museum. Everything is orderly, we entered on time. Recommend purchasing tickets online for seamless experience. The muse.. Read more »
July 2023 1. The only other museum to be able to see the Mona Lisa in public (the other one is the Louvre at Paris). Enough reasons to just pay a v.. Read more »
I visited the museum and used the 2 hour self guided tour as shared on the museum website. It was super helpful as the museum artworks are exhaustive .. Read more »
Great museum to visit, especially for lovers of art between the 15th to the 20th century emphasis on religious art. The museum showcases paintings and.. Read more »
never regret to visit an art museum. stayed in for 4 hours. if not because of my hungry stomach, i would have stayed in for longer. so much art that i.. Read more »
The collection is great however the staff is disappointing. I got the impression that the staff despise visitors. During the visit there was some kind.. Read more »
A must visit while in Madrid for art lovers, buy your tickets in advance at the official site. Photos are not permitted in the main galleries. Huge.. Read more »
Walking this place was such a powerful experience, I've never felt my hair raising from looking at a painting. I literally shed some tears with some o.. Read more »
Prado Museum is probably one of the top highlights of your visit on multiple trips to Madrid. The art work is very impressive and could easily compare.. Read more »
Fantastic museum with beautiful collection. One should plan 3 - 4 hours to see everything without pacing. The only disappointing thing is the entry -.. Read more »
Entrace is free on weekend, late afternoon, still, you have to take ticket on the main entrance, and than enter on other entrance..be prepared to wait.. Read more »
Amazing! Such a variety of great paintings! I would strongly recommend to start with the first floor, then the second and at last the ground floor. In.. Read more »
I had the privillege to visit Prado Museum for the first time. The place is super big. I bought the ticket on the spot and queue for a while for €15. .. Read more »
Great museum! We went for the Goya and the collection did not disappoint. The last 2 hours of the day, the museum is free to enter. You will still .. Read more »
I went here after doing some acid in the park. I highly recommend it. Great fun for the whole family. Particularly the Hieronymus Bosch exhibition wa.. Read more »
What an incredible museum. My husband and I selected to purchase the art walk pass which gave us access to three museums in Madrid. The Prado was the .. Read more »
Probably the first museum I've ever been to where I was impressed all the way! Renaissance artwork is extremely different and there's so much more det.. Read more »
Just an unforgettable experience, near the botanic garden. You loose yourself in the beauty and the story that Goya and Velazquez, among others artist.. Read more »
I am not a fan of the Renaissance, but the collection was well displayed and the galleries large and filled with light. Saw all of the must sees and .. Read more »
More amazing than I imagined. All the great Spanish painters are displayed, Goya most notably. Photos in book don't do justice to these works. Many.. Read more »
Did a private guided tour through The Guides You Need it was wonderful and my guide, Maria, was very attentive and experienced. The displays are lovel.. Read more »
It is okay. Many of the pictures are very samey, there are hundreds of portrait pictures in there. It is a great museum but I think perhaps people set.. Read more »
Beautiful. Last two hours are free but you have to get tickets there! Also, I believe there is a 50% discount at the museum store during its last hour.. Read more »
I spent a wonderful afternoon here. 5 hours and I felt like I’d seen it all. Amazing collection of art and sculpture. No photos allowed. Which I appre.. Read more »
This has been indeed the most incredible museum I visited in Spain. It’s a mesmerizing maze that portrays one of the best vivid and exuberant collecti.. Read more »
I was a bit disappointed with the Prado museum, maybe because I had high expectations. I read that it's in the same league as Louvre, Hermitage in Rus.. Read more »
Gorgeous and perfect. Worth coming at the last hour for the free entry, but also worth it for the last three hours of the day so you have the ability .. Read more »
Very impressive collection of art pieces with a wide range of dates and artists. Slightly prici for the recent graduate student but still worth it. Th.. Read more »
The house for the best of Goya and Velazquez with their most famous masterworks. A beautiful building with a great collection. You can walk through th.. Read more »
A lot of beautiful and famous paintings with interesting stories. I especially liked the side by side display of some similar pieces so that you can e.. Read more »
Without a doubt, there is an incredible collection of masterpieces. It was amazing to be able to see in person so many works that I've read about and.. Read more »
Yes, nice place. We came here with my friends from the U.K. and it was a perfect experience. I liked it. It felt like home. This is good. I will come .. Read more »
While the collection is great and the price is fine, we had the museum close on us 3 hours before the time that was announced on their own webpage (th.. Read more »
You can just enjoy your favorite masterpiece as long as you want! What an excellent and relaxing museum experience! I visited Prado for the first time.. Read more »
I absolutely loved this place! I spent in this museum for two days and was absolutely mesmerized by the collection. Velasquez is one of my favorite pa.. Read more »
Great stuff and a pleasure to enjoy without crowds (i.e., pandemic). Brought a backpack, I guess I missed on the website where they said that's not al.. Read more »
I love it, you could breathe art and knowledge in every room of the museum. I enjoyed a lot looking at pictures, triptychs and portraits. You've gotta.. Read more »
It's pretty amazing I guess, idk I need to take like a couple art appreciation classes and then I'll appreciate it more. Free on the last two hours of.. Read more »
How can such a beautiful museum and content be with such a bad customer service. With the covid, locker have been removed (it is indicated on the tick.. Read more »
A place to visit in Madrid if you are found of art and painting
The Prado is an amazing museum with an incredible collection of masterpieces from some of Spain's most famous artists including Velazquez, El Greco, G.. Read more »
Visited museum on free hours booking online in advance. Huge collection of art
The art museum is amazing. It has a huge collection of art work and, in my opinion, the highlight was the Goya paintings. The museum is huge and would.. Read more »
Amazing museum! Even though we visited in these corona times, there was a large selection of exhibitions and paintings. They took our temperature and .. Read more »
Amazing paintings there. However due to the covid 19 situation, they have restricted the area that you can visit and therefore the paintings to see. Y.. Read more »
Amazing place to visit, learn and appreciate history. I've spent 2 days visiting this place and still couldn't finish it. Those visiting Madrid, it's .. Read more »