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Memorial for a Spanish poet

On the Plaza de Santa Ana near the Teatro Espanol, you can find a monument of Federico Garcia Lorca... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2018
Mikael F
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Vantaa, Finland
Monument at the middle of the square

This monument stands for one of the most important writers in our literature. Located in a... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2017
jordibu
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Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

Madrid is justifiably famous for its innumerable beautiful plaza's and in each plaza you will no doubt find a monument or statue to a famous dignitary of Spain and on Plaza De Santa Ana you will find two statues ,both to famous literary figures namely...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed April 24, 2018

On the Plaza de Santa Ana near the Teatro Espanol, you can find a monument of Federico Garcia Lorca (1898-1936). He was a Spanish poet, playwright and theatre director. The statue was erected in 1998, at the centennial birthday of Garcia Lorca.

Thank Mikael F
Reviewed December 31, 2017

This monument stands for one of the most important writers in our literature. Located in a neibourghood called "El barrio de las Letras".

Thank jordibu
Reviewed December 1, 2017

Federico Garcia Lorca Statue is situated in Santa Ana Plaza and easy to miss as unusually the statue is set at ground level and of modest proportions, unlike the usual grandiose statues elsewhere. Welcome change of style for the author.

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Reviewed September 15, 2016

This small bronze statue stands out on the east side of Plaza de Santa Ana due to its size.The work caught my immediate attention because of its contrast with the mostly large monuments throughout Madrid. This tribute to poet, playwright and theatre director Federico Garcia...More

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Reviewed July 22, 2016

One of the interesting things to see at Plaza de Santa Ana in central Madrid is the statue of Spanish poet, Fedrico García Lorca at the east end of the square, opposite the Pedro Calderón de la Barca monument. Here you will see García Lorca...More

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Huertas
Also known as Barrio de las Letras, Huertas was once
home to prominent literary figures, Miguel de
Cervantes and Lope de Vega among them. The
neighborhood is committed to celebrating its rich
heritage: Calle Huertas itself is inlaid with quotes
from celebrated authors, street names pay homage to
them, and second-hand bookshops pervade. Huertas
receives a fair amount of spillover from the center —
...More
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