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Academy of Fine Arts

  • Partial view of the façade of the Academy of Fine Arts, Madrid ©  Paolo Giocoso. E.M. Promoción Madrid, S.A.

    Partial view of the façade of the Academy of Fine Arts, Madrid © Paolo Giocoso. E.M. Promoción Madrid, S.A.

  

Category

Architecture and civil engineering

Date

Siglo XX

Style

Eclecticism
Calle de Alcalá 42 (Esq. C/ del Marqués de Casa Riera, 2)
28014 Madrid
Madrid
Madrid

Telephone+34 913605400

E-mailinfo@circulobellasartes.com

Websitehttp://www.circulobellasartes.com

In Calle de Alcalá you will find this impressive building, designed by architect Antonio Palacios and a good example of Madrid’s cultural life. Building work was started in 1921 and it was opened in 1926. It has a rectangular floor plan and a pyramid-shaped façade. The decoration is particularly worthy of note with sculptures such as the goddess Minerva, reliefs and paintings. The 48-metre high building has a stunning interior with exhibition rooms, a library, beautiful lounge/dining room, as well as a dance hall and the Sala de Columnas room.

Practical information

Timetables

 

Tuesday to Saturday

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Public holidays

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Closing days: Monday

Rates

 

Admission to the building and the café-restaurant: free

Admission to the exhibition rooms (Tuesday to Sunday) and the café-restaurant: €4

Admission to the CBA roof (Monday to Sunday) and the café-restaurant: €4

Combined admission. Admission to the CBA roof (Monday to Sunday), the exhibition rooms (Tuesday to Sunday) and the café-restaurant: 5 €

Services
Café / restaurant
Exhibitions

Accessibility
Guide dogs permitted
Lift
Disabled toilets
Car park

Reservations
E-mail: visitasguiadas@circulobellasartes.com

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Musical: The Lion King © Stage Entertainment España

Oct 21, 2011 to Dec 3, 2017

Show

Teatro Lope de Vega - Madrid
Musical: The Lion King

Annual display at the Show Technology Centre. Madrid © INAEM. Ministerio Cultura

Sep 1, 2016 to Apr 30, 2018

Course

Madrid
Advanced Diploma courses in Live Performance

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Mar 24, 2017 to Oct 22, 2017

Exhibition

National Museum of Decorative Arts - Madrid
Exhibition: The story of Novelas y Cuentos. Covers by Manolo Prieto

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May 13, 2017 to Dec 12, 2017

Lecture, Seminar

Reina Sofía National Art Museum - Madrid
Lecture series: 'Becoming Guernica. Readings on War, Exile and Iconoclasm'

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