The Museo Arqueológico contains thousands of pre-historic artifacts and remains from ancient civilizations based in ... More
Archaeological Museum (Museo Arqueológico)
The Museo Arqueológico contains thousands of pre-historic artifacts and remains from ancient civilizations based in Italy, Greece, Cyprus, and Egypt. One of the highlights is the museum's reproduction of the Altamira caves in northern Spain with their fascinating pre-historic cave paintings. There is a research library as well as video and slide-show facilities.
The Thyssen Bornemisza family collected what became one of the world's finest private art collections over a number of generations.
The Spanish state bought it from them in 1993 and converted the early 19th century neoclassical Villahermosa Palace into ...
A good way to get to know a community is buy investigating its roots. The Museo Vasco, commonly known as
the Basque Museum, is the right place for this endeavor. The permanent collection is dedicated to Prehistoric times and ...
Considered an important landmark from Madrid's rich art history, the Museo Nacional del Prado exhibits paintings by Goya, Velázquez, Murillo,
Zurbarán, El Greco, Ribera, Titian, Boticelli, Tintoretto, El Bosco, Rubens, Van Dyck, Poussin and Durer. Carlos III commissioned Juan ...