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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a charming and lovey square. Our guide pointed out so many features which added a wonderful richness to our time there. Definitely worth walking through.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Matvl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small but charming . very old I think. No place to sit but you can sit on the ground if you young...

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This square is much lesser crowded than Plaza Mayor. The statue is the center is its highlight. Nice square to take a stroll or just sit and relax.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Joseph O
Reviewed January 22, 2019 via mobile

During a short trip to Madrid, I came here. A beautiful place, a lot to see. Mind the plates on the wall.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RAUMmitHund
Reviewed December 5, 2018

Nice stop off spot on the way to the palace. Worth a few photos and resting your legs but not a lot to see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pauly-101
Reviewed November 29, 2018

Nowadays it seems nearly impossible to enjoy this spot with comfort as it tends to be packed with tourists groups 24/7. It is still one of my favorite spots in the city and location of one of the oldest buildings in Madrid (Torre de los...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dr_cooke
Reviewed November 11, 2018

I checked this place out but it was on the way to royal palace. I was not sure about the significance of the place. I just took a panoramic shot and chilled out for a bit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Vishnu R
Reviewed October 18, 2018

A small paved park that has its roots in the 1500's with buildings alongside from the same era in a great state of preservation. We were told you could enter some of the buildings but maybe the entrances are hidden because we couldn't find them....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Llewellyn53
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

I love the old squares in Europe and this one is nice. It’s not big but it feels like stepping back in time which is very cool. The buildings are quaint and well maintained.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LostALot22
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

This is one of my favorite squares in Madrid. It is a time capsule of days gone by, with buildings on the square dating back to the 15th, 16th and 17th centuries. The buildings are very well preserved. In the center of the square is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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