Royal Palace

The Royal Palace of Madrid is also known as the Palacio de Oriente. It is only a five minutes walk from the Opera metro stop and it is the official residence for the King of Spain. It is the biggest palace in Europe with more than 3,400 rooms and covering more than 135,000 m2. The king does not live there today, but they use the Royal Palace for official events. The inside of the Royal Palace is decorated by for example Velázquez, Tiepolo, Mengs, Gasparini, Caravaggio, and Goya.

Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza de Oriente, 28013 Madrid
Metro: Opera

Royal Palace of Madrid pictures

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