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San Fernando Royal Academy of Fine Arts Museum

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  • «Felipe V a caballo». Museum of the San Fernando Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Madrid © Ministerio de Cultura

    «Felipe V a caballo». Museum of the San Fernando Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Madrid © Ministerio de Cultura

  • Façade of the San Fernando Royal Academy of Fine Arts. Madrid © Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando

    Façade of the San Fernando Royal Academy of Fine Arts. Madrid © Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando

  

Category

Fine Arts

Owner

State
Calle Alcalá, 13
28014 Madrid
Madrid

Telephone+34 915240864

Fax+34 915241034

E-mailmuseo.exposiciones@rabasf.org

Websitehttp://www.realacademiabellasartessanfernando.com/es/museo

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.

Essential works

Collections

The museum's collection is part of the collective catalogue of the Digital Network of Spanish Museum Collections (CERES), conceived as a space for dissemination which enables visitors to browse the various museum collections using the identifying features of each item (author, type of object, iconography, etc.).


Come and visit

Timetables

Tuesday to Sunday

Does not close at midday

10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

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.

Rates

General: €5

Reduced: €2,50

Retired persons: Free admission

Children: Free admission

ICOM members and associations: Free admission

Wednesday

Free admission


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