Golden Triangle of Art

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The Golden Triangle of Art is made up of three important art museums located close to one another on the Paseo del Prado, in the centre of Madrid, Spain. It also houses the CaixaForum museum which will be the headquarters of the National Centre for the Visual Arts in the Old Tobacco Factory.[1]. In 2021 the area was included in the UNESCO World Heritage list.

The three art museums are:

  1. Prado Museum (Museo del Prado) — a National Museum featuring pre-20th-century art
  2. Reina Sofía Museum (Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía) —a National Museum featuring 20th century modern art
  3. Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum — a National Art Museum with a collection of historical through contemporary art, open to the public.



  1. ^ "¿Sabes lo que es el Triángulo del Arte en Madrid?". Vipealo. Retrieved 11 January 2021.

Coordinates: 40°24′32″N 3°41′40″W / 40.4087777778°N 3.6945°W / 40.4087777778; -3.6945