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Palacio de Cristal

Category: Monuments + Museums + Sightseeing + Tours

Paseo Duque de Fernan Nunez, s/n, Parque del Retiro, Madrid, 28012

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Palacio de Cristal, Madrid, Spain : Reviews of Palacio de Cristal - Yahoo! Travel
Madrid hosted an exhibition on the Philippine Islands in 1887 and the same architect who created the nearby Palacio de Velázquez was hir...
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Palacio de Cristal (Crystal Palace) | Museum/Attraction Review | Madrid | Frommers.com
Modeled on London's Crystal Palace of the 1850s, Madrid's greatest wrought-iron and glass-domed Industrial Revolution structure was launched just 30 years later to stage an exhibition of Philippine tropical plants. It stands in the heart of the Retiro Park, reflecting charismatically in a small lake...
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Palacio de Cristal, Parque del Buen Retiro, Madrid, Spain (Ricardo Velzquez Bosco)
The Parque del Buen Retiro (Park of the Pleasant Retreat) is a large and popular, 140 hectare park in Madrid, Spain not far from the Prado Museum. Once outside the city, Madrid now entirely surrounds the park. The park was originally the site of a royal palace built in 1632 under the reign King Phil...
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Crystal Palace Sightseeing in Madrid Spain.
Created for a 19th Century Exhibition (1887) and dedicated to the Philippines, the Palacio de Cristal was closely modeled on London's Crystal Palace. Palacio de Cristal was designed by Ricardo Velazquez Bosco. It stands in the heart of the Retiro Park, reflecting charismatically in a small lake inha...
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Around the lake at the door of the Crystal Palace (there are even some steps going down into the water), there are several examples of bald cypress , which have the peculiarity of growing with their roots and part of their trunks underwater. The building is set amid horse chestnut trees of considera...
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Crystal Palace in Retiro Park - Madrid Spain
The Crystal Palace (Palacio de Cristal) is a beautiful glass building located in Reti...
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