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An exquisite tour of the official residence of the Spanish royal family
The Royal Palace of Madrid welcomes the public back after a closure due to the ongoing pandemic. All guests are requested to familiarize themselves with the new health measures in place, the most important one being that they have significantly reduced visitor intake per hour.
Here’s everything you need to know if you’re planning a visit to the palace:
Q. Is it safe to visit the Royal Palace of Madrid post-COVID-19?
A. To ensure the safety of its visitors, the Royal Palace encourages online reservations and has enforced limited visitor capacity. Several safety measures and guidelines have also been enforced to ensure the safety of its guests.
Q. What are the safety measures and guidelines in place at the Royal Palace of Madrid?
A. In light of COVID-19, multiple health and safety measures have been enforced. The Royal Palace has limited visitor capacity per hour to ensure social distancing. It is mandatory that visitors wear masks that cover their nose and face throughout their entire visit; they will also be subject to temperature checks by thermal scanners before entry. Guided tours have also been suspended for now.
Q. Are Royal Palace Madrid tickets available now?
A. Yes. You can book your Royal Palace Madrid tickets online now.
Q. What is the cancelation policy for Royal Palace Madrid tickets?
A. It depends on the Royal Palace Madrid ticket you choose to book. While some tickets offer a full refund on canceling tickets up to 48-72 hours in advance, for others there may be no refund available on cancelation. Please check before you make your reservation.
Q. Are guided tours of the Royal Palace of Madrid available post-COVID-19?
A. No. As of now, guided tours are not permitted at the Royal Palace of Madrid.
Q. What are Royal Palace of Madrid hours post-COVID-19?
A. Royal Palace of Madrid opening hours post-COVID-19 are 10:00 AM to 07:00 PM from Monday to Saturday and 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM on Sundays from April to September; 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM from Monday to Sunday between October to March. Box office and entry to the palace closes an hour earlier.