Opening Hours in Madrid

Opening Hours in Madrid

The opening hours in Madrid are very long and some businesses are open any time of day, especially the souvenir shops and shops selling traditional products.

Madrid’s extensive business hours allow tourists to combine visiting the city’s top attractions and museums with a bit of shopping.


Certain smaller shops have shorter opening times and open from Monday - Saturday, from 10am to 2pm and from 5pm to 8:30pm, closing for lunch. Although most shops in the city center open all day from 10am to 9pm or 10pm.

Shopping centres and department stores generally open every day from 10am – 10pm.


The museums in Madrid usually open from Tuesday to Sunday, from 10am – 7pm or 8pm. Although most museums remain closed on Mondays, there are always exceptions and some open every day of the week. Some close on Sundays or Tuesdays.