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Royal Palace (Palacio Real), Madrid

 

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Overview
Royal Palace (Palacio Real) is another one of the best attractions in Madrid. The 16th century Royal Palace on top of a 9th century fortress is a grand Baroque style palace. This great residence is the biggest Baroque style building in Spain. It was built in 1537.

Things to Do & See
The stairway, Hall of Columns, Royal Chapel, Throne Room, tapestries and the paintings by the likes of Mengs, Goya and Luca Giordano are complemented on the exterior by the Sabatini and Campo del Moro Gardens, Plaza de la Armería (Armoury Square) and the spectacle of the changing of the guard at the main gate are the places and things to see in the palace.

Visitor & Tourist Information
Adress :
Calle Bailén, 28071, Madrid, Spain
Opening Hours : Between April-Sep daily from 9am-6pm (until 3pm Sun); between October-March daily from 9.30am-5pm (until 2pm Sun)

Phone :
+34 91 454 88 00
Access : Ópera or Plaza de Espana metro
Web : http://www.patrimonionacional.es/

 
 


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