La Casa Encendida
One building that catches the community spirit of the lively barrio of Lavapiés is La Corrala , an example of an intriguing traditional...
Plaza de Lavapies & Around
The triangular Plaza de Lavapiés is one of the few open spaces in Lavapiés and it’s a magnet for all that’s good (a thriving cultural...
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
This cultural centre is utterly unpredictable, if only because of the quantity and scope of its activities – everything from exhibitions, cinema sessions to workshops and more. The focus is often on international artists or environmental themes and, if it has an overarching theme, it’s the alternative slant it takes on the world.