La Librería de Lavapiés
Centro de Arte Reina Sofía
Home to Picasso’s Guernica, arguably Spain’s single most famous artwork, and a host of other important Spanish artworks, the Centro de...
La Casa Encendida
This cultural centre is utterly unpredictable, if only because of the quantity and scope of its activities – everything from...
11 March 2004 Memorial
In the modern northeastern corner of the Antigua Estación de Atocha, the 11 March 2004 Memorial is a moving monument to the victims of...
Teatro Circo Price
Just south of Lavapiés, this modern theatre does a little bit of everything from concerts and circuses to dance performances. It also...
La Buga del Lobo
La Buga del Lobo has been one of the ‘in’ places in cool and gritty Lavapiés for years now and it’s still hard to get a table. The...
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Lonely Planet review
If you value personal service, a community feel and the sort of cosy charm that lends itself to browsing, this alternative bookshop is perfect. There’s a carefully chosen English section, as well as contemporary literature, the arts, and books for families and children.