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Espacio Fundacion Telefonica

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Super interesting free museum!

Super easy to access this museum as it's right off of Gran Via. The inside looks very modern with a... read more

Reviewed October 13, 2018
Calgary, Canada
Totally unexpected

Blink and you might miss it, so look carefully. It has a great, quiet little cafe, an interesting... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
Fiona B
London, United Kingdom
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Camino Fuencarral 3 | calle Fuencarral 3, 28035 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 80 87 00
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

Super easy to access this museum as it's right off of Gran Via. The inside looks very modern with a cafe on the main floor and restaurant on the top floor. The telephone museum is located on the second floor. There are a lot of...More

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Reviewed October 6, 2018

Blink and you might miss it, so look carefully. It has a great, quiet little cafe, an interesting museum and an art gallery which was showing a contemporary exhibition of Instagram photography when we visited - oh and if you're a photographer or perhaps an...More

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed August 14, 2018

This was one of the places that I planned to visit on my trip, as my father worked for the phone company for many years here in the U.S.. Admission is free, which is always a bonus, and the space is very clean and modern....More

Thank M1356QBdavidh
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Near the main shopping area of Madrid, we happened on this phone museum with impressive architecture and rooms containing every phone imaginational from the beginning to modern day.

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Not far from metro station Gran Via, there is the Telefonica Building, and in it exhibitions from Foundation Telefonica. At our visit in May 2018, the exhibition of Magnum photohraphers, "Magnum Enigma", was inspiring. Not the big events in life, but 'humane' conditions. There was...More

Thank Gerard R
Reviewed April 22, 2018

The museum is located on three floors. One floor has the permanent exhibition 'The History of Telecommunications'. The other exhibitions change periodically.

2  Thank Mikael F
Reviewed April 19, 2018

I guess it depends on your taste and what's showing. Our experience was mediocre at most. Nice building, clean bathrooms, poor exhibitions.

Thank Totrippin
Reviewed April 1, 2018

Most tourists , even locals will not know too much about this building and the exihibits it has year round. I higly recommend you take advantage as there are some excellent exhibits and what is more they are free

Thank Kenshare
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Not only is the building and staircase remarkably beautiful, but the permanent and current photography and 3D exhibitions are absolutely fascinating. Very well designed, informative and interactive. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Sofia A
Reviewed August 26, 2017

A suprisingly interesting museum in a building that is worth a visit on its own due to its architecture! The museum is not limited to the history of telecommunications, but also moves into the areas of sound recording and sound in the movies. Make sure...More

1  Thank Henrik H
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serving copas (mixed drinks) during summer. A mixture
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