Caixa Forum, Madrid

4.3
#8 of 97 in Museums in Madrid
Built on the foundations of an abandoned electrical station, Caixa Forum is a cultural center that showcases the best in modern art and design created using environmentally friendly techniques. Check out the wall garden made by French botanist Patrick Blanc, which covers an entire outside wall with whimsical greenery. The museum’s exhibits are a blend of older retrospectives and contemporary art, and have made the center the most visited attraction in Madrid. Check the website before your visit for discounts and a list of current exhibitions. Add Caixa Forum and other attractions to your Madrid trip itinerary using our Madrid trip itinerary tool .
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  • There are two good reasons to visit Caixa Forum now. The one is their exhibition of ancient Egypt, it is loaned from the British Museum. Exhibition is not big but it is very well organized and gives a...  more »
  • In the Paseo del Prado, Caixa Forum exhibitions are a good excuse to pause along the way. Especially if you are a card holder of la Caixa with what input you will get free for you and for your companion. We enjoyed a presentation on Disney's cinematography. The building itself is already worth a visit with a modern and eye-catching architecture
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