Piscina Municipal Peñuelas
This contemporary arts centre, opened in 2007, is a stunning multipurpose space south of the centre. Occupying the converted buildings...
Museo del Ferrocarril
You don’t have to be a trainspotter to enjoy this railway museum – you’ll see as many kids as anoraks – but it helps. Housed in the...
Antigua Estación de Atocha
In 1992 the northwestern wing of the Antigua Estación de Atocha (Old Atocha train station) was given a stunning overhaul. The structure...
The ‘Snail Room’ is a long-standing, small live venue with industrial décor and it plays host to everything from jazzy flamenco to heavy...
Calle de Arganda · interesting places nearby
Piscina Municipal Peñuelas information
With two gloriously cool pools and another smaller one for infants, this outdoor complex south of the city centre is a popular place for a summer dip, but like any place where there’s water in Madrid, it gets excessively crowded on summer weekends.