Plaza de la Villa, Madrid

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Plaza de la Villa is a picturesque square in the historic center of Madrid, surrounded by artistic and historical landmarks. To the east is the 14th-century House and Tower Lujanes, and to the south you'll find Cisnero’s House, a 16th-century palace. On the west side is the Casa de la Villa, a 17th-century building and a headquarters of the Madrid city council. Seek out the monument to Don Alvaro de Bazan, a bronze statue sculpted by the famous Mariano Benlliure. Our Madrid driving holiday planner makes visiting Plaza de la Villa and other Madrid attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • It is very worthwhile to hire a guide that explains everything that happened in this square. Before the Plaza Mayor, it was the main square of the Villa de Madrid. A charm that remains until today. There happened many historical facts of Madrid and Spain.
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  • Here you will find a historic building with a statue surrounded by flowers as the centerpiece. Pleasant to walk by and enjoy the flowers.  more »
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