Changing the Guard at the Royal Palace

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  • Relevo solemne de la Guardia Real
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  • Cambio de guardia en el Palacio Real
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  • Cambio de Guardia en el Palacio Real
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Description

Last updated: 
02/09/2020
Practical information
Event
When
Solemn Changing of the Guard: first Wednesday of the month (except Jan, Aug, Sep) Next changing: To be confirmed / Changing of the Guard: Wednesdays and Saturdays from 18 July

Address

Calle
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Tourist area
Austrias
Telephone
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Fax
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Email
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Metro
Ópera (L2, L5, R), Plaza de España (L2, L3, L10)
Bus
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Cercanías (local train)
Madrid-Sol
BiciMAD bike-share scheme

Consulta el mapa de estaciones.

Prices

Solemn Changing of the Guard: free admission through Puerta de Santiago that gives access to Plaza de la Armería from Bailén Street.  

Changing of the Guard: free admission at Puerta del Principe (Bailén Street)

Times

Changing of the guard: Every Wednesday and Saturday from 11am to 2pm (except on days an official event is held or the weather conditions prevent it). 17 June through 15 September 10am - noon.

 

Solemn Changing of the Guard: first Wednesday of the month at noon (except January, August and September and the days an official event is held or the weather conditions prevent it). SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE TO AVOID THE SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS

Please note: There is no Changing of the Guard on 25 December and 1 January.

 

Type
Special events, Other
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