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Museo Cerralbo

Calle Ventura Rodriguez 17, 28008 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 47 36 46
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A true hidden gem of Madrid

We stopped in as this place opened in the morning and it was one of the highlights of our time in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Scott E
Hidden treasure

This is well worth a visit. A restored palace showing how people lived years ago, it is full of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mary W
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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LOCATION
Calle Ventura Rodriguez 17, 28008 Madrid, Spain
Arguelles
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+34 915 47 36 46
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped in as this place opened in the morning and it was one of the highlights of our time in Madrid. An old home of a local bureaucrat (I think) was exquisitely decorated with many beautiful artifacts of all kinds. Really enjoyed our time...More

Thank Scott E
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is well worth a visit. A restored palace showing how people lived years ago, it is full of interesting treasures and photos. As a bonus the explanations are also given in English, not something you get everywhere in Madrid. Make sure to visit the...More

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This Palace has been restored to its former glory and gives a real insight into how the rich lived in the past. There is a beautiful enclosed garden. The museum was free when we visited on a Sunday but be careful as there are strange...More

1  Thank HolidayGirl0481
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The diversity and quantity of historical pieces is amazing. Also it is easy to get around and it is not too crouded.

Thank cluelesslaura
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is so under represented and often overlooked, but it was an incredible experience. It is so posh and packed with everything you wish you could own or at least afford. It's good to be the Marquis.

Thank yogiacomo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this wonderful house whilst my husband and son went to Berenbeu football stadium - I had been to Nou Camp in Barcelona and, for me, one visit to a football stadium is enough in a lifetime !! This mansion is a must !!...More

2  Thank tryfan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Highly recommended, if you are into to see how the spanish aristocracy lived, very impressive rooms, I think I loved it more than the Palacio Real, pictures allowed inside, very very friendly staff, just a few minutes from the Palacio Real

1  Thank R L
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This place is a hidden gem. It is richly decorated with antique objects and ornaments all throughout. Offers free admission on weekends. Although it is to be understood that attendants there have to ensure people do not tough any of the objects, they are perhaps...More

1  Thank Louis X
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This is a small museum/mansion. It gives you an idea about the life of the rich(Cerralbo) in the old centuries. Around 27 lovely rich rooms spread out between two levels. The furniture, the layout, the art used within is truly impressive. 5 euros includes an...More

1  Thank Ahmad_Ardalan
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This is a very good museum. Much of it was closed for restorations, but what we did see was splendid. Most rooms are kept as they were originally(some reproductions of course to preserve the originals) and the audio explains the history and the significance of...More

Thank almond6
Nearby
Arguelles
Just south of the sprawling campus of the Complutense
University of Madrid, Arguelles exudes a fast-paced,
collegiate vibe. The main street, Calle Princesa, is
filled with twenty-somethings rushing between classes
and errands, meeting up with classmates, and grabbing
cheap beers and cheap eats. This is a prime shopping
spot where the major Spanish clothing and department
store chains are less busy than their downtown
...More
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Denise D
28 July 2017|
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Response from Mr_rossduncan | Reviewed this property |
It's in the center of Madrid, you're never far from shops anywhere in the center.
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Denise D
28 July 2017|
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Response from RaaR1 | Reviewed this property |
Not really. It is pretty retreat. But i am sure you can find something within a walking distance. :)
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Pam G
29 April 2017|
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Response from _tonibeat | Reviewed this property |
Sure it will be opened...
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