Madrid hosted an exhibition on the Philippine Islands in 1887, and the same architect who created the nearby Palacio de ... More
Crystal Palace (Palacio de Cristal)
Madrid hosted an exhibition on the Philippine Islands in 1887, and the same architect who created the nearby Palacio de Velázquez was hired to design this greenhouse to hold all the flowers brought over from the islands. It's an attractive steel and glass design that now houses temporary exhibitions of contemporary art organized by the Museo Reina Sofía.
Palacio de Carlos V has two museums worth visiting either before or after the rest of the Alhambra complex. The
ground floor Alhambra Museum displays a wonderful collection of furniture, paintings, ceramics and coins from the Nasrid period. The ...
This palace was originally built as a pavilion for the Mining Exhibition of 1883 and it's now used as an
exhibition hall for contemporary art organized by the Museo Reina Sofia . It's located in front of the famous ...
Today's Valencian Parliament is seated in the Benicarlo Palace in central San Lorenzo plaza. The construction of this building, recently
renovated, dates back to the 15th Century. Its general style is Gothic, though the facade evidences various transformations and ...