Sights & Attractions in Madrid

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Things to Do in Salamanca and Retiro

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Estación de Atocha
A steel-and-glass hangar, Madrid's main train...
Transportation Sites Salamanca and Retiro
 
Jardín Botánico
Just south of the Prado, the gardens provide a...
Gardens / Arboretums Salamanca and Retiro
 
Museo Arqueológico
The biggest attraction here is a replica of the...
Museums / Galleries Salamanca and Retiro
 
Museo del Prado
When the Prado was commissioned by King/Mayor...
Museums / Galleries Salamanca and Retiro
 
Museo Lázaro Galdiano
This stately mansion of writer and editor José...
Museums / Galleries Salamanca and Retiro
 
Museo Naval
Anyone interested in Patrick O'Brian's...
Museums / Galleries Salamanca and Retiro
 
Palacio de Cibeles
This ornate building on the southeast side of...
Government Buildings Salamanca and Retiro
 
Parque del Buen Retiro
Once the private playground of royalty, Madrid's...
Parks Salamanca and Retiro
 
Plaza Colón
Named for Christopher Columbus, this plaza has a...
Squares Salamanca and Retiro
 
Plaza de la Cibeles
A tree-lined walkway runs down the center of...
Fountains Salamanca and Retiro
 
Puerta de Alcalá
This triumphal arch was built by Carlos III in...
Architectural Sites Salamanca and Retiro
 
Real Fábrica de Tapices
Tired of the previous monarchs' dependency on the...
Industrial Sites Salamanca and Retiro
 
San Jerónimo el Real
Ferdinand and Isabella used this church and...
Religious Sites Salamanca and Retiro

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