"Royal Palace" Royal Palace Tip by Mikebb

Royal Palace, Madrid: 128 reviews and 240 photos

  Royal Palace
by Mikebb

This is a spectacular Palace and do not miss the opportunity to visit. We chose not to visit and preferred to look around the city centre which was nice. When our tour group gathered for the evening outing we learnt from those who took the Palace tour what a beautiful Palace it is.

After a fire in 1734 Felipe V commissioned a palatial replacement which took 17 years to complete.

The palace was used by the royal family until the abdication of Alfonso XIII in 1931.

Address: Former King's Residence
Directions: Calle de Bailen
Phone: +34 914 54 88 00
Website: http://www.patrimonionacional.es

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Feb 25, 2010
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