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Casa de la Villa (Madrid City Hall) and Casa de Cisneros House

  • Plaza de la Villa square. Casa de Cisneros house. Madrid © Turespaña

    Plaza de la Villa square. Casa de Cisneros house. Madrid © Turespaña

  

Category

Architecture and civil engineering

Date

Siglo XVI

Style

Plateresque
Plaza de la Villa, 4
28005 Madrid
Madrid
Madrid

In the heart of “Madrid de los Austrias” (Madrid of the Hapsburgs) there is a pretty and charming square called Plaza de la Villa which is home to a statue in honour of Álvaro de Bazán (19th Century). Alongside the square is Casa de la Villa House, designed by Juan Gómez de Mora in the 17th Century and formerly used as a prison. The large exterior balcony and doorways are outstanding. Next to it stands Casa de Cisneros House, a 16th century palace rebuilt at the beginning of the 20th century. Inside, the Tapestry Room is a highlight, with an impressive collection of extraordinary quality.

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Only the exterior of the monument can be visited.

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Apr 29, 2010 to Apr 29, 2019

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Oct 9, 2017 to Jun 9, 2019

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Sep 26, 2018 to May 5, 2019

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Valle-Inclán Theatre - Madrid
En letra grande 2018 – 2019

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Oct 1, 2018 to Jun 30, 2019

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