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Museo Lazaro Galdiano

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Many important paintings

If you only specific paintingsyou want to view then it's free in the last hour of opening... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Stephen Charles S
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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In Madrid 5 nights.....on Day #4...........we spent time at Retiro and then walked to the Galdiano... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 6 days ago

If you only specific paintingsyou want to view then it's free in the last hour of opening, otherwise much to see

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Stephen Charles S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In Madrid 5 nights.....on Day #4...........we spent time at Retiro and then walked to the Galdiano complex. Admittedly....this museo was not our cup of tea.....but for others you can surely rave! it was a tuesday AND free from 3:30 to 4:30....enough time for us. ANOTHER...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a collection, what a building, what a set up! Worth the visit altough it is not highly advertised as a tourist spot. Private collector, husband and wife who donated their estate entirely to Spain. It has been extremely well kept and the set up...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ana195334344
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Lazaro Galdino is another Spanish artist. This Museum contains many other items besides a collection of his paintings. The most notable sections are the Treasury and the Armoury. The Triptych of The Nativity by Garcia Del Barco is one of the most noticeable paintings.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MBKOKent
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Wealthy Spaniard Lázaro Galdiano left his art collection to Madrid and his wife kept the collection housed in their rather extravagant home. You can enjoy the opulent interiors while also seeing works by greats: Velazquez, Goya, Hieronymous Bosch, El Greco. Impressive. The Museo is not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Louisa718
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Set in what used to be his home, the museum houses the art collection of Lazaro Galdiano, a banker, art dealer writer who became the owner of the largest privately owned art collection in Spain. His interest range had no limit so be prepared! Besides...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mireio75
Reviewed 4 October 2018

A delightful museum housed in the mansion of the man whose fortune purchased the displayed items... the most interesting of which are probably the treasuries on the ground floor. Spoiled a little by being over-priced, a sprinkling of modern nonsense from the Coca Cola collection,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

If you're a house museum lover, odds are you'll largely be disappointed with this museum. The mansion is beautifully maintained, but it's not furnished, the guides don't deal with the house itself, and there really isn't much to see or find out about the house...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

if you want to visit this museum don't forget that it has free entrance saturday(from 15.30 to 16.30). altough you don't have much time to visit this museum in one hour you can hurry and finish it (as I did). I don't like the fact...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

This place is extraordinary. It is located maybe 3km North of The Prado and can easily be accessed by Metro or Bus. It was a house of a media tycoon who was also a bibliophile and art collector. After his death his collection was housed...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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