Monumento a Filippo IV, Madrid

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  • It is the best statue of a horse in co that there is in Madrid, is from the mid 17th and intervened to 4 geniuses of sculpture, painting and science, in this ultimo last had to see Galileo Galilei to bring the settlement of the balance of the horse of Felipe IV. Initially was in a courtyard of the Palace of the Buen Retiro, until in November 1844 he moved to the Plaza de Oriente, which presides over the square... The pedestal commissioned by Isabel II is completed with different images.
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  • We visited this impressive statue again as it is near some of our favourite parks. If you come here make sure you wander around the formal gardens and also walk to the Jardines de Sabatini at the Nort...  more »
  • This really is just another monument so not a 'must see', however it is situated right in front of the palace and within a nice garden so it is a pleasant setting.  more »
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  • Nice statue located in a park. Make sure to explore the area and visit the royal palace
  • Magnificent statue just before the palace. Surrounded by nice gardens
  • A lovely quiet corner of the capital with great views
  • The statue of a King who is said to be responsible for the decline of Spain. However he managed to get a statue who glorifies him as a Great King therefore I give him 5 stars!!
  • cool~

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