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Plaza Mayor (Main Square), Madrid

 
 
 

Overview
The famous 16th century Plaza Mayor (Main Square) is the best spot and the ideal meeting point of Madrid with its marketplace, bullfights and festivities.

There are nine archways in this lively square of Madrid flanked by shops, marquee shaded outdoor cafés, street artists, etc. It is one of the best attractions and famous squares in Madrid.

The square is surrounded by wonderful historical buildings. Casa de la Panadería (bakery) is one of the most attractive of these. It has a beautiful façade adorned with figurative paintings. There are also wonderful cafes and bars at the square for the visitors.

Visitor & Tourist Information
Adress :
Plaza Mayor, 28012, Madrid, Spain
Access : Ópera or Sol metro

 
 


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