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Royal Palace of Madrid Skip-the-Line Guided Tour

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Tours Culture & history Activities Guided tours Good for groups Wheelchair accessible

Skip the lines to the former official residence of the Spanish Royal Family with an entrance ticket to the Royal Palace of Madrid. See historic rooms and learn about the history of this Palace and its occupants.

Highlights

  • Skip the long lines to enter the Royal Palace of Madrid
  • Access to the state halls and private apartments
  • Listen to a short introduction and take a small walking tour around the Palace before entering the monument
  • Learn about the history of the spanish monarchy and the Royal Palace from an expert guide

Description

Explore the Royal Palace of Madrid (Palacio Real de Madrid) with a licensed guide, and discover the former official residence of the Spanish Royal Family with your direct entry access. Also known as the 'Palacio de Oriente' due to its close proximity to Plaza de Oriente on the east side of the palace, today the building is used exclusively for receptions, ceremonies, and official events. The Palace has an extensive collection of upholstery, porcelain, antique clocks, armor and works of art including paintings by Goya and Velázquez. You can also stroll through some of the private rooms where royalty lived, the throne room and the royal dining rooms, as well as the mirror room of Charles IV's reign. Admire the rich ornamentations of official rooms, each one revealing its own personality. Visiting the Royal Throne room, the Gala Dinner room and the Royal Chapel.

Includes

Guide in English or Spanish Entry ticket and fast track access to the Royal Palace Tour of the Royal Palace Panoramic tour of the surroundings of the Royal Palace (Plaza Opera and Plaza Oriente)

Important Information

  • This tour will be conducted in English and Spanish simultaneously
  • The tour will last 2 hours from the check-in time to the end of the tour. The guide will need a few minutes to organize the group and then an introduction will be done before you enter the palace
  • Due to COVID-19 the tour inside the palace may be restricted. This changes from day to day depending on the situation

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund

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