Situated in the heart of Spain, Madrid is one of the most important cities around the world. The monuments and places to visit perfectly combine history and modernity. Social life, art, culture and history are the fundamental bases on which the city has been built.

turismo toda espana madrid  Madrid tourist info Temple of Debod Things to do in Madrid

In the very heart of Madrid, at the west of Plaza España, you´ll find the Temple of Debod: it is an Egyptian temple of more than 2000 years which has been donated to the country in 1968. The attractiveness of the Egyptian Temple of Madrid is based on the fact that it offers tourists the possibility to visit pieces of the Egyptian culture in the Spanish capital.

The Egyptian temple of Debod is 2200 years old and after several reconstruction, restoration and conservation processes, it has finally been established in a perfect place so that everyone can appreciate its beauty and learn more its story. It is located in one of the best spots of Madrid, near the Parque del Oeste. Besides, the Temple, which has been declared “cultural building”, is located near the street with the greatest number of shops like the Gran Vía or Princesa.

turismo toda espana madrid  Madrid tourist info Temple of Debod Things to do in Madrid

You could be interested in knowing the opening hours of the Temple of Debod and in participating to the different didactic activities proposed through the different workshop dedicated to audience. During the month of August of 2012, the Temple of Debod is opened from Tuesday to Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The entrance is free and if you plan to make a group visit or to take part in didactic activities, you need to process a booking before to come.

turismo toda espana madrid  Madrid tourist info Temple of Debod Things to do in Madrid

To enjoy all the attractions proposed in Madrid, like this Egyptian Temple, we advice you to rent an apartment. There is a large quantity and variety of apartments in Madrid Centre to rent, the ones are entirely furnished and allow tourists to be near form the main tourist spots but also near from the main tube stations.

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