On October 17, 2012, Their Royal Highnesses Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia of Asturias presided over the opening of the Centro Internacional para la Investigación, el Desarrollo y la Innovación de la Lectura/Casa del Lector held at the Complejo Matadero in Madrid.

So what is Casa del Lector? Well, essentially it is a giant reading and cultural center which will also:

“…holds exhibitions, conferences, training courses, creative workshops, cycles of music, film and performing arts, and more…”

For more information about Casa de Lector please visit their official website here.