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Matadero Madrid

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Paseo Chopera 14 | Se celebra en Matadero, Paseo de la Chopera 14, Madrid, 28045 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Matadero Market and had an excellent time. There were approximately 30 vendors there selling fresh cheese, fruit, burgers, coffee and dozens of other artisanal products. It was free to enter and the prices of the food items ranged from €2-6 depending on...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a nice arts and cultural centre. I'd recommend researching what's on before visiting. We visited when no event was taking place, but still nice to walk around, see the buildings, and it seems the cafe is always open. It's next to the river...More

Thank LondonLassE1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This former slaughterhouse was converted into an art house. I went with a few friends to an event called La Plaza en Verano. Definitely something different to experience in Madrid. There's also a restaurant/bar serving Spanish + International food with good food and prices.

Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

I just passed by before went in to Madrid río. I have to say that this is a good example how an old factory can become a part of a city life if you adapted.

Thank 485angelm
Reviewed 17 August 2018

This is a great example or reconverted urban warehouses for the purpose of cultural pastimes for mainstream population. A well located spot for decades used as the main slaughterhouse for the city next to the Manzanares river. Located along the pedestrian walkway and cycling route....More

Thank correaalberto
Reviewed 20 April 2018

This is an enormous property a bit on the outskirts of Madrid that is slowly becoming an art space. When we visited it was maybe 30% operational. It has great potential but, in my opinion, it needs aggressive management, funding and a lot of encouragement...More

Thank Totrippin
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

When I was looking up information at CentroCentro, I noticed a newsletter featuring programmes at La Cineteca in Madrid. When googling this place, I noted this cultural space called Matadero which was restored from a former abbatoir/meat storage complex. As I am interested in how...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

nice tour with good info abouth the bullfights and the history off the Matador, with a small museum included,

Thank Christel C
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Very impressive former slaughterhouse complex. I didn't visit any of the activities, but I spent a couple of very pleasant mornings having coffee on the open terrace of the restaurant, and having a walk in the park by the Manzanares river. Greenhouse Crystal Palace of...More

Thank mirin071
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Nicely restored buildings, but no action There were 2 art exhibitions It was poor quality All other activities there ( there were not much going on ) require that you understand Spanish

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