EUROPE-SPAIN/Madrid-1

WORLD FAMOUS BUILDINGS

From 'AGRAM' architectural information,The world atlas of architecture/J.J.Norwich 1988, http://www.emporis.com.

 

Plaza Mayor
  
  Madrid




 Architect by Alberto Churriguera & completed by Andres García de Quinones on 1729-33, which was originally intended to serve on occasion as a bullring and which has a surrounding arcade ornamented on two sides with medallions of the kings of Spain and General Franco. Area are 129m x 94m. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 5 November 2007.

 

Allianz Building
 
   Madrid



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 5 November 2007.

 

Arch Path
 
   Madrid

 

 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Calle Mayor
 
   Madrid

 

 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Congreso de Los Diputados
 
   Madrid



 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Cebeles Fountain
 
   Madrid



 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Banco Espanol de Credito
 
   Madrid



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 5 November 2007.

 

Ritz Building
 
   Madrid



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 5 November 2007.

 

Museo del Prado Cason del Buen Retiro
 
   Madrid




 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 5 November 2007.

 

Museo del Prado
 
   Madrid



 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Santa Maria la Real de La Almudena/Almudena Cathedral
 
   Madrid




 Church of Nuestra Senora de la Almudena is one of the oldest in Madrid. Plans for the construction of a new cathedral for Madrid dedicated to the Virgin of Almudena began in the 16th century, but the slow construction 1879-1003. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 5 November 2007.

 

Palacio Real/Royal Palace of Madrid
 
   Madrid

 


 Official residence of the King of Spain. The largest royal palace in Western Europe in size. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 5 November 2007.

 

Palacio Real Garden
 
   Madrid

 

 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 5 November 2007.

 

Typical Architecture
 
   Madrid



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 5 November 2007.