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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Monumento Del Angel Caido is one of the most fascinating and at the same time spooky monuments in Madrid, its certainly one of the most unique and is to my knowledge the only public monument to the dev. Cast in 1877 and exhibited in 1878...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed June 30, 2019

This lovely sculptured angel sits within the Parque de Retiro on a fountain in a busy walking zone in the park. It is beautifully crafted and is worth seeing while you are visiting the park.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 29, 2019

Monumento del Angel Caido is a beautiful bronze sculpture. It was made in the 1870s and won some awards too. It is on public display in Retiro Park. It's in a perfect spot, surrounded by nature. Should have a look at it if you are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed April 14, 2019

Inside Retiro Park is this curious statue of the Fallen Angle of all figures. The statue takes it's inspiration from Paradise Lost depicting the literal moment of Lucifer's expulsion from the garden of Eden, his anguish evident on his face. The statue sits atop a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

This is perhaps the most polemic masterpiece in the Retiro Gardens. It represents Devil but the image is interesting and the placement around is very nice. Do not forget to have a view on it while in the Park.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed November 30, 2018

Made sure to find this fountain while spending a day in the park. Not only impressive but also unique. Worth seeing for sure.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pauly-101
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Retiro Park is a beautiful, tranquil and quite large park in central Madrid. It has an extensive network of paths, plenty of shade and many notable things to see and enjoy within its boundaries, making for a very enjoyable walk. While strolling through the park,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 12, 2018

This is the only sculpture in the world dedicated to the devil. The fallen angel is well depicted as leaning backwards, about to fall. There wasn’t any water at all when I was there in June. OK to drop by and take a look if...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Got to see way more than the fallen one. Free art museum, rose garden, water, park, nice people. Just a healthy place to experience.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank elizabeth e
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Certainly not your average monument but interesting to look at if you happen to be walking past. Don’t make to much of an effort to see if it you are at one of the other sides of the park though.

Date of experience: April 2018
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