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"Casa de la Villa" Town Hall Square Tip by Joacim

Town Hall Square, Madrid: 20 reviews and 45 photos


The town hall, or the Casa de la Villa started construction in 1644 by Juan Gómez de Mora, the architect of the Plaza Mayor. Over time a number of architects were in charge of the construction of the Town Hall until it was finished in 1696 by Teodoro Adremans. The building served both as town hall and prison, hence the two symmetrical doors. The left one gave entrance to the prison, the other one to the town hall.

Address: Plaza de la Villa

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  • Written Dec 19, 2006
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