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Madrid


Costume Museum. Ethnological Heritage Research Centre


Contact details

Avenida Juan de Herrera 2 (Ciudad Universitaria)
28040  Madrid  (Madrid)
museodeltraje@mcu.es
museodeltraje.mcu.es
Tel.:+34 915504700
Fax.:+34 915446970

Location

Autonomous region:
Madrid

Province/Island:
Madrid

Madrid

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Description

  This museum features numerous exhibits showing the evolution of clothing in Spain throughout history. An exquisite selection of clothing items from times gone by is combined with traditional dress from every region of Spain, as well as examples of contemporary fashion design. Designers like Fortuny, Balenciaga, Pertegaz, Hannibal Laguna, Ailante and Torretta, among other masters of haute couture, are represented in this unusual museum, which also displays pieces of jewellery and home furnishings, as well as accessories such as shoes and gloves.

Designation:
National museum

Content:
Textile


Practical information

Schedule

From Sep 01 to Jun 30
From Tuesday to Saturday
From 09:30 to 19:00

Public holidays
From 10:00 to 15:00
Closing days: Monday

Closed: 1 and 6 January, 1 May, 9 November and 24, 25 and 31 December.


From Jul 01 to Aug 31
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
From 09:30 to 19:00

Thursday
From 09:30 to 22:30

From 10:00 to 15:00
Closing days: Monday


Prices

General: €3
Reduced: €1,50
Retired persons: Admission free
Students: Admission free
Disabled persons: Admission free
Large families: Admission free
Admission free: under 18s, 18 April, 18 May, 12 October and 6 December, Saturdays, from 2.30-7pm and Sundays.

Services

Audio guide, Guided tours

Map


At this museum