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Matadero Madrid

Paseo Chopera 14 | Se celebra en Matadero, Paseo de la Chopera 14, Madrid, 28045 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 17 73 09
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Interesting and fun visit

The space is the result of imagination a great design that transformed this old slaugtherhouse into... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Roberto S
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Madrid, Spain
A great refurbished and reinvented space

A good example of abandoned places refurbished to offer a wide variety of events. From culinary to... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
Nclspin
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Indonesia
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Paseo Chopera 14 | Se celebra en Matadero, Paseo de la Chopera 14, Madrid, 28045 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The space is the result of imagination a great design that transformed this old slaugtherhouse into a cultural and comunity center where multiple activities can be seen and experienced. Theater, music, visit the library, indoors children's playroom, etc. It is a good enviroment where you...More

Thank Roberto S
Reviewed 26 November 2017

A good example of abandoned places refurbished to offer a wide variety of events. From culinary to music events crossing any tendency you can imagine.

Thank Nclspin
Reviewed 25 November 2017

An important cultural center for historic Madrid. With a stop by and walk around the front. Not pro bull fighting personally so outside was more than enough Suggested Slanche

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Matadero is a must when visiting Madrid. The tapas are delecatable and the service is friendly. The art gallery situated conviniently next to the restaurant is perfect to stroll through in between bites with a glass of wine. A great date night spot or dinner...More

Thank Alexandra L
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Matadero is one of several fantastic Madrilenean cultural centres that offers high quality exhibitions, archives, and other cultural events at little or no charge. The importance attributed to art in Madrid is truly heart-warming and jealous-making (the Dutch tend to adopt a more mercenary attitude)....More

Thank ChF_10
Reviewed 15 October 2017

The Matadero was once Madrid's slaughterhouse (did you know that "matador" meant "killer"?) and sits just outside the centre of town to the south (metro Legazpi). It has been brilliantly and tastefully converted into a modern arts centre where artists of all varieties can exhibit...More

Thank keithmalin
Reviewed 19 September 2017

The Matadero is an interesting arts center in Madrid that was created out of an old slaughterhouse that was used to slaughter bulls after they were tortured in bullfights; renovating this place and using it as an arts center was clever and resourceful and is...More

1  Thank savvyworldtraveler
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This used to be the heart of the meat packing district. Now instead of producing meat for the shops and food stores it serves as a cultural center for avante art openings, musical presentations and other cultural events. Look up in the cultural bulletins to...More

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Some friends and I saw a documentary in the movie house and the space and experience were optimal. It's a nice small theatre, with well stacked seats so everyone has a great view and good air conditioning, which is very welcome in Madrid in July....More

Thank TrianaTeresa
Reviewed 27 August 2017

It's not a must for everyone, but it's definitely interesting for every urban design or architecture lover.

Thank JosephTheTeller
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