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Tickets for Prado Museum: Skip The Line

1500 paintings from Spanish and other European artists in beautiful surroundings

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Overview
Best time to visit
Before 11:00 and after 13:30
Opening hours
Monday to Saturday: 10:00 - 20:00, Sunday and holidays: 10:00 - 19:00. Last admission 30 min before closing.
Highlights
  • This ticket includes both skip the line access to the museum and entry to the regularly rotating exhibitions
  • 1500 paintings in beautiful surroundings, including works by Spanish luminaries such as Goya and Velázquez
  • Rated by National Geographic as one of the top ten museums in the world
Description

Based on the former Spanish Royal Collection, the Prado is a beautiful old castle with more than a thousand fascinating works on display. From Spanish masters like Velázquez and Goya, to works by Titian, Rembrandt, El Greco, Rubens and more, this is a must-see for the art lover. And with this skip-the-line ticket you'll get right in - to both the Permanent and Temporary Exhibitions!

Welcome to one of the world's premier art galleries. The more than 7000 paintings held in the Museo del Prado’s collection (although only around 1500 are currently on display) are a penetrating look at the celebrated history of Spanish art.

The collection includes a large number of paintings by Spanish Golden Age golden boy Velázquez, and an overview of the somber, sometimes darkly psychological, works of Goya - widely considered to be the most important Spanish artist of his era.

And it's not just Spanish art - Prado has works by a number of Flemish masters: Peter Paul Rubens, Pieter Bruegel, and Anton Van Dyck. And their collection also includes the remarkable Garden of Earthly Delights by Hieronymus Bosch, a weird-as-heck - and thoroughly wonderful - triptych. Full of hallucinatory images of hedonism, it's thought to perhaps be a warning against the temptations of pleasure-seeking but, on the other hand... he makes it all look so good.

With one of the world's finest collections of European art from the 12th century to the early 19th century, housed in a splendid castle, the Museo del Prado is one of the most visited art museums in the world. When you're there, you'll know why.

Make sure to give yourself plenty of time, and go at a relaxed pace; there is so much to see here that it can be overwhelming if you try to race through. Instead, slow down and spend as long as you can - this is Spain, there's no need to rush.

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Ticket features
Skip The Line
Smartphone tickets accepted
What's included
  • Skip the line entry to the permanent collection via Jerónimos entrance
  • Timeslot access to the regularly rotating exhibitions
Instructions
  • Enter via the Jerónimos entrance, located on the left side of the box office. This entrance is also indicated by a sign outside the museum
  • Show your smartphone ticket at the Express Lane
  • Keep the ticket ready during your visit
Cancellation

Cancellations are not possible for this ticket.

Venue
Address
Prado Museum
Paseo del Prado, s/n, 28014, Madrid
Key info
Wheelchair accessible
Insider tip

Go in the morning for more chance of peace and quiet. The museum is worth an extended visit, so plan to grab lunch at the excellent Café Prado, then carry on exploring the exhibits. Convenient and delicious.

Soizic
Tiqets Country Manager Spain
Reviews
christopher
Sep 24, 2017
Instant service; easy and it works perfectly. Highly recommended. Save time and reduce frustration.
Donna, United States
Sep 24, 2017
There was no wait and the entrance was well marked and easy to find. A pleasant experience at the museum.
Stan, United States
Sep 24, 2017
Great art, great visit. Spend three hours, have a snack and see all the masters.
Anonymous
Sep 23, 2017
Definately yes
Clayton, United States
Sep 23, 2017
There was an extremely long line and I walked right in! Thank you for an excellent experience.
Stephen , Australia
Sep 22, 2017
When we visited there was a long queue to buy tickets. Felt very smug walking straight in.Saved a lot of time standing in a q
Brian, Australia
Sep 22, 2017
Wonderful coverage of the Old Masters in a magnificent setting. Particularly impressed with the great Spanish painters as well as Others such as Titian, Tintoretto, poussin and Breughel.
Erik, Spain
Sep 22, 2017
Fantastisk museum. Ben there before. Staff very kind and helpfull.
Trish, Spain
Sep 22, 2017
A wonderful museum, but unfortunately I had my watch stolen from my arm without feeling a thing.
Lewis, United States
Sep 20, 2017
The ticket on the phone app was easy to use and there was no waiting at all.
A splendid resource!

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