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# Adding a main title to subplots in Matplotlib

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# Object-oriented interface

To add a main title to our subplots in Matplotlib:

``` fig = plt.figure()# Needed to add spacing between 1st and 2nd row# Add a margin between the main title and sub-plotsfig.subplots_adjust(hspace=0.4, top=0.85)# Add the main titlefig.suptitle("Main Title", fontsize=15)# Add the subplotsax1 = fig.add_subplot(2,2,1)ax2 = fig.add_subplot(2,2,2)ax3 = fig.add_subplot(2,2,3)ax4 = fig.add_subplot(2,2,4)# Add the text for each subplotax1.title.set_text("First")ax2.title.set_text("Second")ax3.title.set_text("Third")ax4.title.set_text("Fourth")plt.show() ```

We get the following output:

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