National Museum of Decorative Arts, Madrid

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  • August 5, 2017
    In summer closed the third and fourth floor so visiting stays slightly short has a quite elegant staircase is of sites that outside goes unnoticed
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  • July 26, 2017
    Small. Dark. Little display and very uneven in theme or interest. Half of the closed plants "heat", perhaps for this reason the entry is free, although it would be preferable to close it in the summer and avoid trips to the visitors.
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  • May 22, 2017
    The museum itself has an interesting permanent collection of 17TH, 18th and 19th centuries. But what I really recommend is to take the guided visit, in our case we had a lady enchanting and very professional, solid knowledge, entertaining and that taught us to look at and admire the most relevant pieces of the collection. I think that it is not just visiting for free, since many details escape unless you have a great knowledge of goods and customs of Spanish society in the concerned centuries. It is a visit without a doubt for adults. Highly recommended.
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  • An attractive decorative arts museum, if small. Free if using the annual pass. Certainly worth an hour to gain an appreciation of historical Spanish decorative arts from the 16th century onward.
  • I found it a little boring. The staff follows you very closely. I recommend going to the Serralbo museum instead.
  • Not a well curated museum. There is some nice stuff to see, but not worth the trip if you are short on time.
  • Great and quiet museum of antique Spanish furnish with a beautiful collection of textiles and old fans (ask the guards to show them to you).
  • The building is actually a palace among apartments. The use to have mi nterrsting but unknown expositions. On the 3rd and 4th floor, you will find examples of homes fron16th century.

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