The Thyssen Bornemisza and Reina Sofia Museums in Madrid’s Golden Triangle of Art

Thyssen-Bornemisza museum

Earlier, I wrote about the Prado Museum in Madrid's Golden Triangle of Art.  The Thyssen Bornemisza and the Reina Sofia Museums complete the triangle. Thyssen Bornemisza Museum Across the Paseo del Prado from the Prado Museum, a short walk past colorful flower beds takes you to the Thyssen Bornemisza, a museum that opened in 1992 in a former palace. The spacious, light-filled galleries hold ... Read Full Article

El Prado, In Madrid’s Golden Triangle of Art

Diego Velazquez statue

A small area in the heart of Madrid, called the “Golden Triangle of Art,” holds some of the world’s greatest art treasures. Three museums, each with its particular claim to fame, are within easy walking distance of each other: The Prado, the Thyssen-Bornemisza, and the Reina Sofia.   They have all changed and expanded in recent years and are better than ever. The leading museum is the grand ... Read Full Article