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Monastery of Las Descalzas Reales

General Public

Up to a maximum of 12 tickets per purchase


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Note: Tickets available to General Public for sale online and at the venue ticket office as long as the daily capacity is not reached


  • From Tuesday to Saturday. Morning: 10:00 - 14:00 Afternoon: 16:00 - 18:30
  • Sundays and holidays. 10:00 - 15:00
  • Box office and admission to the Monastery close one hour earlier
  • Weekly closing: Mondays

Dates closed in 2023

  • January 1: closed entire day
  • January 6: closed entire day
  • April 5: closed entire day
  • April 6: closed entire day
  • April 7: closed entire day
  • April 8: closed entire day
  • December 24: closed entire day
  • December 31: closed entire day
  • In addition to the planned closings, there may be additional closings motivated by the holding of official acts. You can consult the list of closures for official acts

Special openings 2023

  • March 20 open until 15:00
  • May 2 open until 15:00
  • May 15 open until 15:00
  • August 15 open until 15:00
  • October 12 open until 15:00
  • November 1 open until 15:00
  • November 9 open until 15:00
  • December 6 open until 15:00
  • December 8 open until 15:00

Duration of the visit

  • Approximate duration of the visit: Guided visit one hour.


Individual Admission

The guided tours that are purchased online are all in Spanish

Single rate 6 €
  • Visitors that cannot benefit from free admission.
Free Admission 0 €

(NOTE): If your reservation is exclusively for free tickets, they can only be purchased at the ticket office of the venue

  • Children under 5 years of age.
  • 18 May, International Museum Day. (Except closing days)
  • 12 October, National Holiday of Spain.
  • Large families with accreditation by the Official Family Book or equivalent of the EU and Latin American countries holders of residency or work permits of those nationalities.
  • Members of the ICOM (International Museum Council), by means of accrediting card of that organisation.
  • Official Tourist Guides with Official Tourist Guide card.
  • Professors with teaching staff card.
  • Persons with disability with accreditation. The accompanying person also has free access.
  • Persons in legal situation of unemployment that accredit this circumstance by means of Employment Demand Card or equivalent document issued by the competent organisation.
  • Wednesdays and Thursdays from 16 to 18:30 h., all year, for citizens of the European Union, residents and holders of work permit in that territory and Latin American citizens, following accreditation of nationality (national identification card, passport or driver’s licence) or residency or work permit. Only in ticket office

Group Admission

  • Agencies 5 €
  • Groups of Official Tourist Guides5 €
  • Free 12 groups/day. Only the European Union and Latin American countries can benefit from free admission (except on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays).

Getting there

Address: Plaza de las Descalzas. 28013. MADRID

  • Bus: Lines 3, 25, 39 and 148
  • Underground: Lines 5 and 2 (Opera station)

The phones displayed on Google Maps may not match the official ticketing phone of National Heritage for this museum.

Access to box offices

Single box office (Plaza de Las Descalzas)

Accessibility to the monument

  • There is currently no access for disabled persons.