XLIV Travesía de las Cumbres EscurialensesWith many years of tradition, takes place the 'Travesía de las Cumbres Escurialenses', as is usual every August. It is framed as a recreational sporting activity within the programme of patron saint festivities of San Lorenzo de El Escorial. The test will take place on 15th August, and is expected as always, an active participant and general public.
Fiesta Corral CervantesThe street is the perfect setting to recover tradition and above all as a meeting point between leisure and culture. All this is achieved with the celebration of the third edition of this theatre festival, in honour of our most universal artist of letters, Don Miguel de Cervantes. The place couldn't be better, on the famous Cuesta de Moyano, surrounded by terraces where you can have a drink, children's areas and very interesting craft stalls.
Faunia NightsThis summer we surprise you with a different and very funny plan, especially for the little ones. It is about enjoying in the moonlight of the more than 300 animal species that inhabit Faunia, a zoo of the most complete, which includes during the visit night exhibitions, didactic activities and especially a good number of surprises, which you should not miss.
Viewpoints of MadridThe capital city has many ideal places to enjoy unique views of the city. Images to be remembered and immortalized, in historic buildings or representative areas, from which you can see the roofs and the structure of the oldest Madrid and the most modern and cosmopolitan with its skyline, with the contrasting background of the mountains to the north or the vegas of the south of the region.
Berenice Abbott. Portraits of modernityThe peculiar look of this mythical photographer, pioneer and audacious, is reflected in the 185 images of the exhibition, which is presented in the Fundación MAPFRE Recoletos Exhibition Hall, in which the protagonists are none other than the great artists and intellectuals of 1920 and 1930. This retrospective also includes urban snapshots of New York, in which the artist's personal vision of the period in which she lived is evident.
The Earth's Charm. Tourist Routes in Nuevo BaztánThe town of Nuevo Baztán, is located in the south-east of the Region of Madrid, and was founded in the 18th century by Juan de Goyeneche y Gastón, as an agricultural centre and manufacturer of articles such as fabrics and glass. With an extremely important Historical-Artistic Heritage, it is no less important its natural environment in which to enjoy its rich landscape, species and vegetation, ideal for lovers of hiking.