Madrid is Spain's central capital city full of history, architecture, elegant boulevards, beautiful parks and it is well-known for its European art. Popular destinations to visit during your stay include: Plaza Mayor (a square located in the heart of Madrid), Palacio Real (Royal Palace), Parque del Buen Retiro (Buen Retiro Park) and the very famous Museo Nacional del Prado (Prado Museum) which holds artwork from masters such as Francisco Goya and Deigo Velázquez. The following list below provides helpful tourism links.
The ICPC is pleased to return to a European city for its annual Plenary event and we look forward to seeing you in Madrid Spain from 28-30 April 2020!
National Prado Museum
Spain’s leading art museum, the Prado houses an acclaimed European art collection dating from the1300s to the 1900s.
Royal Palace of Madrid
The Royal Palace of Madrid is the official residence of the Spanish royal family at the city of Madrid, although now only used for state ceremonies.
Barrio de la Moreria: Map of route from Novotel : This historic section of Madrid dates back to the 9th century and constitutes the oldest part of the city. Surrounded by a fortified wall, it is laid out in a series of public squares and is a remarkably intact example of medieval urban planning.