€; 68 community fees and €; 370 IBI
The center of the city recalls the Madrid where the great writers of the Golden Age of Spanish literature lived and we find areas of high tourist interest such as Sol-Gran Via and Paseo del Arte. It is flanked by Calle de la Cruz, Carrera de San Jeronimo, Paseo del Prado and Calle Atocha.
It is known by this name for being the place where some of the most distinguished writers of the Golden Age of Spanish Letters (17th century) resided during their years in Madrid, hosting writers and artists, along with lovers of literature who they approached the comedy corrals of the Prince de la Pacheca or de la Cruz to enjoy the great works that were performed there.
Most of the art galleries are concentrated in this area, as well as the most significant museums: The Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, The Reina Sofia Museum, The Museum of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts of San Fernando, The Monastery of the Descalzas Reales, etc…
In the Centro district, there are 9 kindergartens (4 public and 5 private), 9 public schools for infant and primary education, 6 secondary schools and 11 private schools.
It has a wide variety of means of transport:
Cercanias Recoletos (C-1, C-2, C-7, C-8 and C-10), Atocha (C-1, C-2, C-3, C-4, C-5, C-7, C-8 and C-10), Embajadores (C-5) and Principe Pio (C-1, C-7 and C-10) serve the district boundaries. In the heart of the district is located the Sol station (C-3 and C-4)
Metro lines, lines 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and line 10 run.
Likewise, the Ópera-Principe Pio branch runs entirely on the district's land.
A large number of bus lines serve the district (1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 9, 10, 14, 15, 17, 18, etc).