Madrid province places to visit and attractions

Below you can explore some of the most popular highlights and places of interest in the Madrid province region. See also our Madrid province travel guide.

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Alcala de Henares

Alcala de Henares is one of the oldest university towns in Europe
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Aranjuez

Aranjuez is home to the wonderful 18th century Palacio Real, the royal summer palace and its gardens.
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El Escorial

El Escorial is a huge UNESCO listed palace complex.
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Madrid

Madrid is the beautiful capital of Spain with some of the world's best art museums.
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photo of Museum of Archeology and Paleontology of Alcala de Henares

Museum of Archeology and Paleontology of Alcala de Henares

The Museum is free to visit and has some interesting exhibits.
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photo of University of Alcala de Henares

University of Alcala de Henares

The university of Alcala de Henares is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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