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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. Take a look at our Madrid itinerary planner to schedule your visit to Plaza de la Villa and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Lovely square where stands the Town Hall. Nice linger to admire the typical surrounding buildings. Obligatory stop on the way to the Cathedral and the Royal Palace.
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  • It is the most emblematic Madrid plaza next to the Plaza Mayor. In she is are located them more ancient monuments civil Madrid as the House and Tower of them Lujanes (century XV) give style mudejar, the House of Cisneros (century XVI) of style plateresque and the House of the Villa, Town Hall, (century 17TH) of style, Baroque.
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  • Very interesting visit it Plaza of the Villa and starting of this square stroll by the Madrid of the Austrias, are streets full of history, with corners precious, very animated and full of bars and restaurants.
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