Reina Sofía Museum (Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía) Spain’s national museum of 20th-century art. The museum was officially inaugurated on September 10, 1992 and is named after Queen Sofía. It is at the southern end of the Golden Triangle of Art. The museum is mainly dedicated to Spanish art. Highlights of the museum include collections of Spain’s two greatest 20th century masters, Pablo Picasso and Salvador Dalí.
Along with its extensive collection, the museum offers a mixture of national and international temporary exhibitions in its many galleries, making it one of the world’s largest museums for modern and contemporary art. It also hosts a free to access library specializing in art, with a collection of over 100,000 books.
Address: Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Calle de Santa Isabel, 52, 28012 Madrid, Spain – Map
Hotel: NH Madrid National
Hours: Monday: 10 am to 9 pm. Tuesday: Closed. Wednesday to Saturday: 10 am to 9 pm. Sunday: Varies.
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