One of the best museums in the world is located in Spain, namely Museo del Prado. It is considered one of the world’s most important art galleries and home to finest European art exhibition. Located in Madrid, the capital city of Spain, it is very easy to access.So, for you who love museum, visiting Museo del Prado is a must. Based on the history, the museum was publicly opened in 1819 and only used as a museum of paintings and sculptures. Now, the museum has a lots of collections, there are more than 8.000 paintings, 1.000 sculptures, 1.000 coins, 2.000 photographs and other various of classical paintings. Making it become the most popular museum in Spain with 2 millions of visitors come annually. Some collections of Museo del Prado are the works from Pedro Berruguete, El Greco, Goya, Vélazquez, Ribera, Murillo, Carlos de Haes and many others.
The paintings includes Spanish painting, German, Italian, French, Dutch, Flemish, and British painting. Besides paintings, Museo del Prado has a lots collections of classical sculptures includes the classical Greek, Roman and Prado’s sculptures collection. After you explore the museum, you can take a break at cafe which located around the museum. Besides cafe, there are also other facilities that you can found at Museo del Prado such as bookshops, souvenir shops, and reference library. In conclusion, Museo del Prado is one of the museums in the world that must be visited especially for people who love arts.
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