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Queen Sofia Arts Center (Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia)

Calle Santa Isabel 52, 28012 Madrid, Spain
+34 917 74 10 00
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World famous modern art museum featuring a diverse collection of 20th century Spanish art, from Picasso to Solana.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“modern art” (800 reviews)
“pablo picasso” (72 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Calle Santa Isabel 52, 28012 Madrid, Spain
Paseo del Prado
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love this gallery we visited on a Sunday as certain times are free, it was busy but well worth it !!

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were fortunate enough to arrive during the Picasso exhibit. Over 150 works spanning over 3 decades situated in the beautiful museum in central Madrid. Entrance is free on Sunday, so keep that in mind when planning your days.

Thank jgiorgianni
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Reina Sofia was another highlight of our visit to Madrid. Excellent exhibition of Spanish painters Picasso, Dalí, Miro with the highlight walking into the room that displays the most famous, Picasso’s El Guernica. The museum has a great collection of surrealism and cubism by...More

Thank SydneysidersOz
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our visit to this former hospital, now excellent gallery, coincided with a very special exhibition: Pity and Terror: Picasso’s Path to Guernica. Picasso’s now iconic response to the bombing of the Basque town during the Spanish Civil War already lives in the gallery. The purpose...More

Thank alancoady
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The meusum is nice! Spent like 4 hours there and didnt even notice the time passing so much if it weren't for my knees hurting.. i do want to note that the staff there looks angry all the time, most of them don't smile even...More

Thank Leilach2491
Reviewed 3 days ago

This museum is dedicated to modern art (cubism, surrealism, post cubism,...) with a lot of Picasso's paintings. We visited at the time of the temporary exhibition "pity and terror" Picasso's path to Guernica; It is a very interesting approach and preparation to the emotional shock...More

Thank deuxvies
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I greatly enjoyed my visit here, but found it a bit overwhelming. There are so many rooms filled with art of the 20th and 21st century (a bit of late 19th too). The museum is equally divided between their permanent collection installation and temporary special...More

Thank antiques223
Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the most popular and highly rated museums in Spain but I wasn't able to appreciate much of its paintings due to their abstract nature. I was keen to see Picasso's 'Pity and Terror: the Road to Guernica' and ended up feeling lost and...More

Thank TravellingWizard
Reviewed 4 days ago

picassos guernica, salvador dali, joan miro, and similar were the main theme here. a bit abstract for my liking, i mean i like to be open minded but a whole museum dedicated to only contemporary and modern art is a bit much for the size...More

Thank clementng2017
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited the Reina Sofia museum primarily to see the Picasso exhibition " Pity and Terror: the Road to Guernica." The exhibition opens with an account of the artist's original commission from the Reublican Government to create a work for the Spanish Pavillion at the...More

Thank Ayub Q
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Paseo del Prado
The area around the elegant Paseo del Prado boulevard
is much-visited by both locals and tourists. The
world-famous Prado, the Reina Sofia, and the
Thyssen-Bornemisza museums form a triangle of art and
culture that spans this grand and beautiful avenue. On
weekdays, the Prado Museum opens its doors for free
after-work hours, drawing a diverse and excited queue
of art lovers that wraps around the block. Palacio de
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loreli27
15 July 2017|
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Response from Armando_74a | Reviewed this property |
It will be open on August 15th
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jammyjams
26 March 2017|
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Response from Vaganbond2017 | Reviewed this property |
Try their website. There must be information on that. Also, if you have children of college age - make sure they bring their ID as they are free or at a very good discount
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Christina H
12 July 2016|
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Response from Vera R | Reviewed this property |
If you want to see guernica you obviously do the Sofia, but you can avoid all the queues by buying a ticket for the prado, Sofia and thyssen in the thyssenn where there aren't long queues.
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