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Retiro

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About this place
Construida en 1559, para conmemorar la entrada en Madrid de doña Margarita de Austria. Derribada y construida de nuevo en 1778 bajo Carlos III con mayores dimensiones y ornamentos. Monumento histórico nacional desde 1976.
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Rogelio
Rogelio
February 23, 2018
Legendary place to have a traditional picture of your travel in madrid.
Gonzalo
Gonzalo
February 10, 2018
One of the most known monuments in Madrid. Spectacular views of Calle Alcala from here. Retiro Park in one of the sides of the square. Cool terraces for eating or having a coffee day and night.
Alfonso
Alfonso
August 11, 2017
The gate was built by Sabatini in 1778 as part of the city decoration restorations promoted by Charles III. It is made of granite and is an excellent example of proportion, harmony, and elegance. The King commissioned the work to Sabatini in order to commemorate his arrival at the capital in 1759…
Carmen
Carmen
January 07, 2019
emblemática puerta de entrada a Madrid
Marcos
Marcos
December 15, 2018
UNA DE LAS PUERTAS DE MADRID MAS BONITAS E HISTORICAS
Location
Madrid, Community of Madrid 28001