National Museum of Anthropology and its collection

National Museum of Anthropology

The National Museum of Anthropology is a Spanish National Museum in Madrid that was Spain's first anthropological museum. The museum offers a global view of the different cultures existing on the planet, with collections that cover the five continents. It was inaugurated on April 29, 1875 by King Alfonso XII. Each of its three floors is mainly devoted to a different subject, with three big halls, namely: The Asia hall, the Africa hall and the Americas hall.

National Museum of Anthropology
Calle de Alfonso XII, 68
28014 Madrid

Visitor information National Museum of Anthropology

Opening hours

Monday Closed
9:30 – 20:00
9:30 – 20:00
9:30 – 20:00
9:30 – 20:00
9:30 – 20:00
10:00 – 15:00

Holidays: from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Closed: January 1 and 6, May 1, December 24, 25 and 31 and a local holiday.


0 – 17Free
Normal rate€3.00


Wheelchair accessible

Location & Map

Calle de Alfonso XII, 68, Madrid

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