Temple at the Gran Vía metro station

This symbolic entrance to the Gran Vía metro station is a replica of the original designed by the architect, Antonio Palacios.

Shrine of Our Lady of Valverde

Monumental religious building complex in Fuencarral, dedicated to Our Lady of Valverde and designated a Cultural Asset by the Community of Madrid.

La noria de agua de El Retiro

Located in the Huerto del Francés, it supplied water to the gardens, ponds, and streams in the park, as well as to the Royal Porcelain Factory. 

Iglesia Parroquial de San Matías

Declared a Cultural Heritage Site, this Catholic church in Hortaleza is a leading example of Madrid's neo-Mudéjar architecture.

Mirador de la Cornisa observation deck

Between the Royal Palace and Almudena Cathedral, this observation deck offers wonderful vistas of Casa de Campo and the Campo del Moro Gardens.

Vista Alegre Estate

Monumental and landscape ensemble, whose gardens were declared a Site of Cultural Interest in the Carabanchel district.

The letters of Madrid Rio

Have your photo taken with this sculpture/sign made out of recycled glass in tribute to the environmental awareness of Madrid’s residents! (Madrid Rio by the Huerta de la Partida)

Capilla del Hospital de la Venerable Orden Tercera

The oldest hospital still in use in Madrid is home to this catholic temple in La Latina, which stands out for its interior decoration and its Baroque façade.

Ministerio de Hacienda (Real Casa de la Aduana)

Imposing building dating from the 18th century designed by the famous Italian architect Francisco Sabatini, next to the Puerta del Sol.


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