Founded by King Philip V in 1712 as the Palace Public Library, the National Library, as it is called today, has a rich history, apart of course from its impressive collections. No wonder it is officially the State Repository of Spain’s Cultural Memory.
Free guided tours in June, July and September.
Cervantes, the world's greatest novelist in the Spanish language, contributed significantly to the building of the Spanish nation, considering that language is a crucial element of a nation. The Spanish language is la lengua de Cervantes