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Study a university career in Madrid

Why choose Madrid to study a university degree?

One of the advantages of living in Madrid is its wide and diverse cultural scene. Madrid has positioned itself as one of the world benchmarks at the level of exhibitions, and among all the halls, galleries and museums that the capital has, we highlight the most important ones.

The nine most significant exhibition halls and museums in Madrid.

Prado Museum

It is one of the most important pinacotecas worldwide, Velazquez, Picasso, Titian, Durer, El Greco. El Bosco … the list is endless and the level of the exhibitions, both permanent and itinerant is the best there is in the world. Located on the promenade of its same name, it is an indispensable to visit more than once.

Reina Sofia Museum

With interesting itinerant and permanent exhibitions, especially by Picasso, Miró and Dalí, the Reina Sofía Museum is an art museum of the SXX and contemporary art, located in a former hospital and with a spectacular extension made in 1992. Very close to the Atocha station, shares square with the Madrid Conservatory, the environment is wonderful, South vertex of the Art Triangle, next to the Prado and the Thyssen-Bornemisza.

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum

Relatively new in Madrid, since 1988, it is one of the most important private pinacotecas in the world. Its temporary exhibitions are legendary, and the permanent collection has from Caravaggio, Rubens, Rembrandt, Matisse … Located very close to the Prado Museum, it is a point of reference worldwide for the excellence of its exhibitions.

Mapfre Bárbara Foundation of Bragança

Photo exhibitions work very well, admission is free if you have insurance contracted with them. The space is very harmonious and is divided into two independent floors, not spectacular as a building, but its photographic exhibitions are the best that there is in Madrid.

Caixa Forum Foundation

Dedicated mainly to temporary exhibitions is a cultural center with a vertical garden on the facade that makes it easily recognized. Close to the triangle of art: Program exhibitions of all kinds, all interesting. Admission is free for La Caixa customers.

Canal Foundation

Located in the northern part of the city, in the Plaza Castilla, is a double space that exhibits and installations of all kinds, with the peculiarity that the dates are usually large and is not very overcrowded to not be in a tourist area from the city.

Circle of fine arts

Only the building is worth it, in the middle of calle de Alcalá and with one of the most famous terraces in Madrid. Program many exhibitions, among others those of photo Spain. It is a multidisciplinary center where all the arts have a place, plastic arts, science, philosophy, cinema … It also organizes unforgettable parties. It is one of the most important private cultural centers in Europe.


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