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Royal Palace of Madrid

Calle Bailen, 28071 Madrid, Spain
+34 914 54 88 00
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Luxurious, over-the-top rococo palace with over 2,000 opulently gilded rooms.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“throne room” (219 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Calle Bailen, 28071 Madrid, Spain
+34 914 54 88 00
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited rooms in the pàlace closed to visitors, the guide was so knowledgeable and passionate about it

Thank a8aobrien
Reviewed yesterday

We were lucky and turned up on a Friday morning, the queue was relatively short and within 5 minutes we were inside. 11 Euros each is a real bargain for what is a large and very attractive building, with great views. We don't always take...More

Thank OrdinaryJoeandCo
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a must see when you are in Madrid. The palace is full of history with regards to the lives of the king and queen of Spain. It has 3000 rooms, very different from each other. Each room is unique, very extravagant. It requires...More

Thank jongmd1973
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you're touring Madrid, this is a must do. Quick tip: summer peak months E.U. And Latin American passport holders get free entrance 6-8 PM Monday through Thursday Upon walking through the museum entrance you will be stunned to see two opposing buildings beautifully faceing...More

1  Thank jgiorgianni
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Palace is beautiful and really interesting. Only a small part of the palace is open to visit. I would suggest you pre - buy your tickets as we had to queue in the heat.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There is a sporadic display of English translations so I regret not paying the €3 for the audio guide. The armoury is really interesting to see up close.

Thank Hawts
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It is one of the spots you need to come when you are in Spain. Try to imagine how many people step this place and is amazing, one of the things where you can see the way to live back on those days, imagine that...More

1  Thank memobmw
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very beautiful palace. Beautiful art work and the ceilings were amazing. I wonder where the royals stay when they are there?

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 2 days ago

There is a lot to see here and plan to spend half a day. The armory is very nice as well as the crown room. We were luckly to also see the Carlos III exhibition that was there at the time. The gardens are also...More

Thank 336tracyh
Reviewed 2 days ago

Has to be a must see for any trip to Madrid, You can tell that from the queues waiting to go in. Doesn't come across as a tourist trap unless you go into the local shops and then you will notice the higher prices.

Thank Matthew G
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13 May 2017|
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Response from Bernaschina | Reviewed this property |
I bought them directly in the web page of Palacio Real. I used pay pal most of the time. Keep you CC safe. They are cheaper. I do not recall the exact price. They have a time allocation for the entrance and then best part... More
Daniel D
7 May 2017|
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Response from Estefania G | Reviewed this property |
◾1 January: closed entire day ◾6 January: closed entire day ◾1 May: closed entire day ◾12 October: closed until 17:00 ◾24 December: closed from 15:00 ◾25 December: closed entire day ◾31 December: closed from 15:00 This are... More
30 April 2017|
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Response from Marta S | Reviewed this property |
It is better to queue. Thursday you'll have a free entrance