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Sightseeing
Glass palace.

In the heart of the Retiro Park in Madrid, the Palacio de Cristal was built in 1887 in order to house temporary exhibitions. Its large glass canopy plays with the light, under the Spanish sun, transforming the place into an exceptional venue. Today, it houses to contemporary art exhibitions.

During your tour, take the time to admire the structure of the monument, but also the surrounding environment. The lake in front of it reflects the cypress and chestnut trees along its shores giving the scene a romanticand idyllic feel.

From Wednesday 1 May to Monday 30 September 2019 :
    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 11:00 to 20:00
    Sunday from 11:00 to 18:00
From Tuesday 1 October to Tuesday 31 December 2019 :
    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10:00 to 18:00
    Sunday from 10:00 to 16:00

Admission prices :
    Full price : 8 €
    Reduced price : 4 €

Closed on 1 January, 1 May and 25 December

Address
Parque del Retiro
28015 Madrid

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