Police in Plaza Mayor & Royal Madrid

Servicio de Atención al Turista Extranjero

To report thefts or other crime-related matters, your best bet is the Servicio de Atención al Turista Extranjero, which is housed in the central police station or comisaría of the National Police. Here you’ll find s…
Tourist Information in Plaza Mayor & Royal Madrid

Centro de Turismo de Madrid

The Madrid government’s Centro de Turismo is terrific. Housed in the Real Casa de la Panadería on the northern side of the Plaza Mayor, it allows access to its outstanding website and city database, and offers free …
Medical in Salamanca

Unidad Medica

A private clinic with a wide range of specialisations and where all doctors speak Spanish and English, with some also speaking French and German. Each consultation costs around €125. They also do 24-hour house calls…
Tourist Information in Salamanca


Hearing-impaired travellers can contact the Comunidad de Madrid’s Federation for the Deaf, Fesorcam. It also runs guided tours of Madrid for the hearing impaired.
Tourist Information in Malasaña & Chueca


The Spanish association for the blind. You may be able to get hold of guides in Braille to Madrid, although they're not published every year.
Tourist Information in Parque del Oeste & Northern Madrid

Centro de Turismo Colón

A small, subterranean tourist office, accessible via the underground stairs on the corner of Calle de Goya and the Paseo de la Castellana.
Tourist Information in Madrid

Plena Inclusión Madrid

Travellers with an intellectual disability may wish to contact this organisation, although they've limited appeal for tourists.
Gay & Lesbian in Malasaña & Chueca

Federación Estatal de Lesbianas, Gays, Transexuales & Bisexuales

A national advocacy group, based in Madrid; it played a leading role in lobbying for the legalisation of gay marriages.
Embassy in Parque del Oeste & Northern Madrid

Moroccan Embassy

Further consulates-general in Algeciras, Almería, Bilbao, Seville, Tarragona and Valencia.
Embassy in Salamanca

US Embassy

Has consular agencies in A Coruña, Fuengirola, Palma de Mallorca, Sevilla and Valencia.