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Casita del Infante Gardens

  • Casita del Infante Gardens with the Monastery in the background. San Lorenzo in El Escorial, Madrid © Turespaña

    Casita del Infante Gardens with the Monastery in the background. San Lorenzo in El Escorial, Madrid © Turespaña

  • The Infante’s House, or Upper House, in San Lorenzo de El Escorial. Madrid © Turespaña

    The Infante’s House, or Upper House, in San Lorenzo de El Escorial. Madrid © Turespaña

  
Carretera de Robledo s/n
28200 San Lorenzo de El Escorial
Madrid
Madrid

Telephone+34 918905904 - +34 918905903

Fax+34 918907818

E-mailinfo@patrimonionacional.es

Websitehttp://www.patrimonionacional.es

King Charles III commissioned the architect Juan de Villanueva to construct two small buildings for his sons, Prince Charles and the Infante Gabriel. The latter building is much more modest in its architecture and the size of its gardens, but it affords some splendid views over the El Escorial Monastery. The whole design is Neoclassical, with box hedged beds and simple ornamentation.

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Oct 01 to Mar 31

Tuesday to Sunday

Does not close at midday

10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Closing days: Monday

 

Apr 01 to Sep 30

Tuesday to Sunday

Does not close at midday

10:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Closing days: Monday

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Free admission

  

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View of the cart with the image of the Virgin accompanied by pilgrims © Comunidad de Madrid

Sep 13, 2015

Festivity of National Tourist Interest

San Lorenzo de El Escorial
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