Our list of things to do and what best places in Madrid showcases the rich diversity of history, art, food, fashion and nightlife in the Spanish capital.The city has some of the best Spanish and Latin American art in Europe. There are collections, spread across museums and galleries. The many outdoor spaces include many Beaux-Arts buildings, unique statues, and an old-fashioned 18th-century theater.
Madrid is also a great place to enjoy lively celebrations such as Christmas, Pride of Madrid and Noche Vieja (New Year’s Eve). Exploring the city center on foot is relatively easy. Wide sidewalks and lush gardens provide rest stops along the way. Check out our guide to Madrid’s most famous things to do, eat, and place. It is aimed at first-time visitors who want to enjoy the city’s unique offerings.