The golden triangle of art in Madrid

This article was published on 28/12/2018 at 8:30

Are you visiting Madrid and you are an art lover? You cannot miss the Golden Triangle, a set of the most representative museums in Madrid: Museo del Prado, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza and Museo Reina Sofía. Discover it in the well-known Art Walk, which includes other emblematic buildings like Real Jardín Botánico or Casa America.

Prado Museum has the most extended collections of important artists: El Bosco, Tiziano, El Greco, Rubens, Velázquez or Goya. In its galleries you will find pieces as “Las Meninas”, “The Garden of Earthly Delights” or “The third of March of 1808”. Meet Museo del Prado with the tour Skip the Line: Guided tour Prado Museum.

Thyssen-Borbenemisza offers the possibility of doing a review through art history from 13th Century to 20th Century. Between its collections American’s 19th Century paintings stand out. Moreover, this museum is located within Palacio de Villahermosa, a symbol of Madrid’s neoclassical architecture.

The triangle closes with Reina Sofía Museum where you can see 20th Century works of contemporary art. You will get to know pieces of “surrealism”, “cubism” and “expressionism”. Artworks of the most celebrated Spanish artist of 20th Century, such as Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dalí and Joan Miró.

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