San Fernando Royal Academy of Fine Arts Museum
Museo de la Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando
Calle Alcalá, 13
28014 Madrid (Madrid)
Important works of art
The museum has a collection of paintings from the 16th-19th centuries.
The Royal Academy of Fine Arts Museum boasts some valuable works that include masterpieces of Spanish, Italian and Flemish art. It has paintings by Goya, Zurbarán, Ribera, Leandro Bassano, Rubens, Mengs, Van Loo, Madrazo, Velázquez, Haes, Sorolla, Juan Gris and many more. There is also a fine collection of sculpture, offering visitors a panorama of the evolution of this discipline in Spain from the 17th century to the present day, with works by Manuel Pereira, Pedro de Mena, Mariano Benlliure, Picasso and Pablo Gargallo, to name a few. Also in the collection is a wide variety of drawings of all types, encompassing the 16th-20th centuries.
- National museum
- Fine arts
From Tuesday to Sunday
From 10:00 to 15:00
Closing days: Monday
Closed: Mondays, 1 and 6 January, 1 and 30 May, 24, 25 and 31 December, and one local holiday: 15 May, 8 September or 9 November.
Retired persons: Admission free
Children: Admission free
ICOM members and associations: Admission free