Book Fair 2019 in the Retiro Park, from May 31 to June 16


Monument to the writer Perez Galdós in the Retiro park in Madrid

The book Fair of theRetirement park It is one of the cultural activities most popular of Madrid During the spring, and during the two weeks that are celebrated, it usually concentrates hundreds of thousands of visitors.

The dates of the Book Fair 2019 in Madrid They are from May 31 to June 16.

During those days the Retreat Cars ride It is filled with booths in which books are the main protagonists, with a great atmosphere of visitors, especially during weekends.

Poster of the Book Fair of the Retirement 2019 in Madrid

This traditional fair is organized by the Association of Commerce Entrepreneurs of the Madrid Book, the Madrid Publishers Association and the Federation of National Associations of Distributors of Editions,

In this 78 edition of the Retirement Book Fair almost 400 exhibitors participate in more than 350 booths, and with the Dominican Republic as a guest country.

In this way at the fair you can see representation of 324 publishers, 24 distributors, 63 specialized libraries, 53 general libraries and 24 public bodies.

But in addition to the possibility of seeing and buying the latest releases in the editorial landscape, along with the books, all the prominence they have the most famous authors that go to the booths of their publishers for the traditional book signing.

Next you have access to the most useful information to plan your visit of the Book Fair of Madrid 2019.

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Times Book Fair 2019 in Madrid

The Madrid Book Fair 2019 schedule they are from Monday to Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and from 5:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

How to get to the Book Fair

The Madrid Book Fair is traditionally located in the Car Ride of the Retreat, where it is advisable to arrive by public transport.

Here you have the information of the nearest metro stations, the bus lines that you can use, and the location of the nearest public car parks to leave the car.

- How to get to the Book Fair-

Exhibitors and booths at Book Fair 2019

With about 4,000 exhibitors and more than 350 booths of publishers, bookstores and public institutions, here you can consult the participants in this year's edition

Bookstores, exhibitors and booths at the Book Fair 2019

Schedules and booths with author signatures at the Book Fair

The signature of the authors of the books we buy is one of the activities most demanded by visitors at the Madrid Book Fair.

Here you have the list of authors who come to the fair to sign their copies, and the schedules and booths where they are carried out.

- Author signatures, schedules and booths

Activity Program at Book Fair 2019

On the occasion of the celebration of the Book Fair, and during the dates of the same, numerous cultural and leisure activities are carried out.

Here is the full program of this year's edition.

- Activities at the Book Fair 2019