Metropolis Building, Madrid

4.6
#37 of 1,601 in Things to do in Madrid
Admire the lavish rounded tower of Metropolis Building, which is covered with 30,000 leaves of 24 carat gold. This city landmark, constructed in 1911, stands along one of Madrid’s busiest streets. Study its ornate French Beaux-Arts style architecture and look for the four statues that sit atop the columns. The statues represent mining, agriculture, industry, and commerce. To enjoy the view of the building a little longer, buy a drink and sit outside at one of the many nearby bars. PutMetropolis Building into our Madrid trip itinerary builder site and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • The architecture of the building is very unique and it is the landmark of Gran Via. Great place to start for shopping.  more »
  • nothing overly special its there so you will walk by at some point stop take a picture then move on to the next  more »
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  • Very good looking building. Have a stroll and enjoy all the buildings of this street 😉
  • Amazing and very beautiful place! Spain is a reach in historical places country! Must see!

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