Contact details

Calle de Alcalá 42 (Esq. C/ del Marqués de Casa Riera, 2)
28014  Madrid  (Madrid)
info@circulobellasartes.com
www.circulobellasartes.com
Tel.:+34 913605400

Location

Autonomous region:
Madrid

Province/Island:
Madrid

Madrid

Description

This impressive building in the Calle de Alcalá was designed by the architect Antonio Palacios and offers a prime example of Madrid's cultural life. Work on the building began in 1921, and it opened in 1926. It has a rectangular floor plan with a façade tending towards a pyramidal shape. Its distinctive ornamentation features sculptures of the goddess Minerva among others, as well as reliefs and painted decoration. The building stands 48 metres high and its spectacular interior contains exhibition rooms, a library, a beautiful lounge/dining room, in addition to a dance hall and the Sala de Columnas (Hall of Columns) function room.

Construction:
Public building

Artistic period:
Eclectic

Historic period:
20th Century

Practical information

Schedule

From Tuesday to Sunday
From 11:00 to 14:00
From 17:00 to 21:00

Public holidays
From 11:00 to 14:00
Closing days: Monday

Prices

Free access to cafe, Exhibitions rooms €4, Roof €4, combined ticket €5.

Services

Cafe

Map


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