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5 Interesting & Free Art Galleries in Madrid

Madrid is a very culturally rich city. There will be days when you feel like going to the movies, to a concert or enjoying a quiet day in the museum. Art galleries are the best alternative which will allow you the visitor to enjoy the latest contemporary national and international works.Explore with us in this article, 5 of the most interesting art galleries in Madrid. Moreover you can visit these art galleries for free!

What do you think? Does this artistic plan sound good to you? We hope that you will take time out to discover these creative havens in Madrid. Take note of the addresses!

1. Gallery Casado Santapau

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If you want to explore the latest in minimalist art and geometry, then this is your destination. The Casado Santapau Gallery has been leading conceptual art since 2007, and artists such as Pedro Cera, Eva Berendes and Aldo Chaparro have exhibited their artistic creations here.

  • Address: C / Piedmont 10
  • Hours: Tuesday-Friday (from 11:00 to 14:00 and from 16:00 to 20:00); Saturdays (from 11:00 to 14:00)
  • Price: free
  • Contact: | +34 91 532 06 78

2. Galería Kreisler

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One of the artistic corners with more history is the Kreisler Gallery. With more than 50 years of experience, it showcases the best of plastic arts from both national and international origins. Its exhibits have also been to renowned galleries in New York, Paris and Miami.

  • Address: C / Hermosilla 8
  • Hours: Monday-Friday (from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.); Saturdays (from 11:00 to 14:00)
  • Price: free
  • Contact: | 91 576164

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3. Marlborough Gallery

Marlborough,whose headquarter is in London,also has presence in Madrid. This gallery has been active since the 1940s, showing the world the best of ancient art and contemporary paintings.

If you are an optical art lover, then the works of Valencia-born artist
Soledad Sevilla, “El sentimiento del color” await you there.

4. Mondo Galería


If on the other hand you are looking for a diaphanous corner dedicated to contemporary design and photography, Mondo Galería is your hub. Chueca neighbourhood receives with open arms this space full of freshness, where, in addition, the novice artists can expose their works to the public without compromising their artistic tendencies.  

  • Address: Travesía de Belén 2
  • Schedule: Tuesday-Saturday (from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.)
  • Price: free
  • Contact: | +34662525643

5. Helga de Alvear Gallery

As for art in its different formats, such as video and the use of its own facilities, we must make a visit to the Helga de Alvear gallery. In the heart of Lavapiés, it has poignant exhibitions, with a some political and conceptual edge.

  • Address: Calle del Dr. Fourquet 12
  • Hours: Tuesday-Saturday (from 11:00 to 14:00 and from 16:30 to 20:30)
  • Price: free
  • Contact: |+34 91 468 05 06

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