The National Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum in Madrid houses one of the most important art collections in Spain and is a must for all those interested in art. It has thirteenth-century Gothic paintings up to twentieth-century pop art.
What makes the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum so special?
Exploring the Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza’s several floors packed with art is fascinating, as it includes masterpieces by European geniuses. The gallery’s nearly one thousand paintings include works by Italian and Flemish artists like Piero della Francesca, Tiziano, Van Eyck, Rubens and Rembrandt. You’ll also find Impressionist paintings by Monet, Degas and Renoir. The Thyssen also houses gems by Van Gogh, Munch or Cezanne. You'll also marvel at the vanguard artists’ pieces of art such as Picasso, Paul Klee, Kandinsky and Chagall.
Located in the Villahermosa Palace, the Thyssen also displays twenty-first-century American paintings. This is a unique and fascinating collection!
Reduced & free entrance
If you're over 65 years old, retired, a student, have the European Youth Card, are a Fine Arts teacher, or have over 33% disability, you can purchase the reduced entrance.
Youth under 18 can also enter the museum for free.
If you have purchased a reduced ticket, you must show proof that you're eligible to buy a reduced ticket at the ticket office and at the main entrance.
The permanent collection is free to visit every Monday from 12 pm until 4 pm.
If you're a group of over 6 people, you must buy the tickets directly at the ticket office of the Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum, so you can get a special discount for groups.
With this ticket to the Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, you'll also have included access to the following temporary exhibitions:
- In the eye of the storm: modernism in Ukraine (November 29, 2022 to April 30, 2023)
- Lucian Freud. New perspectives (February 14 to June 18, 2023)
- Picasso. The sacred and the profane (October 4, 2023 to January 14, 2024)
- Women masters. Ancient and modern (October 31, 2023 to February 4, 2024)
When making the reservation you'll have to choose the time of entry to the temporary exhibition. Due to the capacity, you'll only be able to enter at the chosen time. The rest of the museum can be seen during the opening hours of the museum. Using the following link, you can find information about the exhibitions:
Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum Entrance Ticket
Youth under 18 years oldFree
Seniors over 65US$ 9.80
Guests with reduced mobilityFree
Families with 3 children or moreUS$ 9.80
Entry to the Thyssen
Preferential ticket office access
When to book?
You can book up to the start time, as long as there are places remaining. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Wheelchair accessible. This must be indicated in the reservation.
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Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
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Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum.