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Claudio Moyano, s/n, 28014 Madrid, Spain
Paseo del Prado
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Reviewed 8 August 2018

I was heading to the El Retiro park from Atocha station when I chanced upon this stretch of used bookstores. It is worth a stroll to browse through these second hand books for those who are keen.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed 6 May 2018

If you appreciate second-hand books regardless of the language, it's a place you should see of you are around Retiro/Prado/Atocha. The location is quite good since after a recharging walk in Retiro you can easily stroll through the book fair. You can find pretty old...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Located along a street at the end of the Botanical Garden, very near the Atocha station, this gem is not to be missed if you are a lover of books or of history, or of course both. If not as famous as the stalls along...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

The book stalls are in a quiet pedestrian street, off Paseo del Prado at the Atocha end of the street. If you are a book lover it is interesting to rummage through the books even though the majority of them are in Spanish! We did...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jane C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My wife and I love second hand books and look through loads of shops in the UK so we were interested to walk down this street. We came late afternoon on a weekday and few places were open so maybe weekends are the time to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank sheepygold
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Right near the park and a simple walk with major browsing power. Not too many English language options, but the range of books and types makes it very interesting for book lovers. If anything, go for a walk and enjoy the ambiance.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 21 January 2015

Probably, this is the best place in Madrid for bibliomaniacs and average book lovers. Cultural heritage of the city, the Cuesta de Moyano, is one of the few remaining year round permanent book fairs in Europe, dating back from 1925. Located in a charming pedestrian...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank ElBou
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Cuesta de Moyano is one of those well kept secrets of Madrid . Near the beautiful Botanic Park, the Prado Museum and close to Atocha station, you will find this place, a treasure trove of books , old, not so old, all kinds of ....More

Date of experience: October 2014
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Paseo del Prado
The area around the elegant Paseo del Prado boulevard
is much-visited by both locals and tourists. The
world-famous Prado, the Reina Sofia, and the
Thyssen-Bornemisza museums form a triangle of art and
culture that spans this grand and beautiful avenue. On
weekdays, the Prado Museum opens its doors for free
after-work hours, drawing a diverse and excited queue
of art lovers that wraps around the block. Palacio de
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