The Joy of Museums

Finding Beauty & Meaning in Museums

Spain Museums

Puerta del Sol in Madrid, Spain ' Tio Pepe Neon Advertisment ' photographed at Sunset

Spanish Museums

Spain is located on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe. It is the only European country to have a border with an African country, Morocco. Spain’s capital and largest city is Madrid, and other major urban areas include Barcelona, Valencia, Seville, Bilbao and Málaga.

There are many famous museums in Spain, and features in “Joy of Museums are the following:

Essential Facts:

  • Country:                              Kingdom of Spain
  • Spanish:                              Reino de España
  • Capital:                                Madrid
  • Official language:             Castilian
  • Population                          46.5 million



“We all have a little bit of musician, poet and crazy person in ourselves.” Spanish Proverb



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