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Take a journey through modern art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, which features some of contemporary art’s most revered works, including those from famous Spaniards Pablo Picasso and Salvador Dalí. The museum is mainly dedicated to Spanish art of the 20th century, but the extensive collection includes works by a number of international artists, including Max Ernst, Robert Delaunay, Richard Serra, and Francis Bacon, to name just a few. The museum’s many galleries often play host to a mixture of national and international temporary exhibits, while the on-site free-access library contains an impressive collection of over 100,000 art books. The galleries displaying the permanent collection are spread over two floors, so if you’re looking for a specific work, save time by picking up a copy of the museum’s floor plans from the information desk at the entrance. Plan to visit Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia during your Madrid vacation using our convenient Madrid online trip itinerary maker.
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Tours to Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia
$162 BOOK WITH VIATOR Madrid Custom Private Tour with Optional Prado Museum Skip the Line Ticket
Duration: 3 to 7 hours
$41 BOOK WITH VIATOR Reina Sofía Museum Guided Tour with Skip-the-Line Ticket
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
$90 BOOK WITH VIATOR Skip-the-Line Madrid Guided Tour: The best of Prado, Reina Sofia & Thyssen
Duration: 5 hours
$19 BOOK WITH VIATOR Skip the Line: Ticket for the Reina Sofia Museum in Madrid
Duration: 3 to 5 hours
$174 BOOK WITH VIATOR Private Tour: Reina Sofia Museum with Skip-the-Line Access
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
$211 BOOK WITH VIATOR Skip-the-line Prado Museum & Reina Sofia Museum Guided Combo Tour - Private Tour
Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
$119 BOOK WITH VIATOR Skip-the-line Reina Sofia Museum Madrid Guided Tour - Semi-Private 8ppl Max
Duration: 120 to 150 minutes
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia reviews
What a colossal waste of time and money! We were expecting to see modern art expositions (Kandersky and the like) but what was open was unremarkable, and I’m being lenient with that view. Very poor..... more »
Ooh it was such a lovely place and there was loads of art everywhere which made my heart leap with pure and unadulterated joy more »
This place is a must-see for whoever likes modern art. The design is by definition modern and makes you think of the Whitney Museum in New York. A lot of things to see (expect at least 4 hours to see everything). Very spacious rooms and not crowded at the end of the day. The bookstore is also nice. And the entrance is free for teachers.
Decent museum for modern art. The highlight is Picasso's Guernica. I'm not sure it's worth the 15 euro entry fee, so many people go at 7pm during the week when the museum offers free entry. Pro-tip: go to the main entrance, not the one by the plaza. It's the covered entrance with the Roy Lichtenstein sculpture is. The line is quicker. Good for modern art from cubism and beyond.
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