One of the greatest things about Madrid it´s that you can find, all kind of museums where you can find valuable information about Madrid and Spain´s history.

If you want to know more about Spain and Madrid, visiting a Museum might be a good idea.

Top 5 museums in Madrid

  1. Museo del Prado
  2. Museo Thyseen-Bornemisza
  3. Centro de Arte Reina Sofia
  4. Museo de América
  5. Museo Cerralbo

Those are just the “most famous museums”, for example The Prado Museum is one of the most important art museums in Europe and amongst the best in the world. There, you may find sculptures, art objects, paintings and much more.

museo del prado

museo del prado

Less known museums in Madrid

Madrid is a huge city, and there are some museums that don’t get all the attention they deserve. Two clear examples of this are the following museums:

1. Museo Angel Nieto: In this museum you can find all about motorcycling. The museum has tons of pictures, trophies, medals, helmets, etc. Angel Nieto was a multi-time Grand Prix motorcycle roadracing World Champion. He is considered a national hero in Spain. If you like the speed and the motorcycles, you should definitely visit this Museum


2. Museo de Areonáutica y Astronáutica: Hands down, one of the most interesting museums in Madrid. In this museum you can find all the information about the history of aviation. It´s located here: Carretera A-5, km 10,500. 28071 Madrid

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