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Address: Calle Bailen, 28071 Madrid, Spain
Phone Number:
+34 914 54 88 00
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10:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description:

Luxurious, over-the-top rococo palace with over 2,000 opulently gilded...

Luxurious, over-the-top rococo palace with over 2,000 opulently gilded rooms.

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The palace was very nice, clean and entrance is 11€ but if you go between 4pm-6pm. It's is free for people who live in EU and Latin America. You can have a private guide in... read more

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The palace was very nice, clean and entrance is 11€ but if you go between 4pm-6pm. It's is free for people who live in EU and Latin America. You can have a private guide in English or Spanish for extra 4€ on top of your entrance fee. There is also a cafe and plenty of toilets all around the palace.... More 

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful place to walk through and get a feel of the Spanish history! The audio guides are brilliant!

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A great palace which is really worthy. We had great time there. The rooms are beatiful and the atmosphere is very good.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were waiting at the queue and when after an hour we finally got inside we found out that only 3 rooms were open for the public to visit because of official events of the royal family. Our disappointment is based on the fact that there was no announcement that the main halls and attractions of the palace were closed... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We intended on visiting the much acclaimed Royal Palace during our brief time in Madrid. However, the queue which snaked around the palace (and didn't appear to be moving), would take out too much of our precious time in Madrid. We therefore decided not to go inside. The outside looked very beautiful and palacial, just as you would expect. Just... More 

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Brugge/Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed the visit and were surprised to have learned that much about Spain and its history, right here. In fact we could not imagine there were so many treasures kept here, and surely not in such good condition. A must visit!

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Lima, Peru
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

if your into palaces then you'll visit it anyway, but i could think of better things to do in Madrid

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic place to visit, €11 per adult. Was very interesting and the palace itself is breathtaking. Easy to reach by foot. High security and no photos allowed inside. An amazing experience for all ages.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The building outside is nice , huge and inside the gardens are very nice . Inside the building there is not to much Interesting to see just how the Borbons life in Spain. Even this if you have time is quite pleasant place to walk Trought

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Roscommon, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went there spur of the moment as that is the way we travel, if something cools comes up and we are intersted then we go. Old world histroy up close and personal

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