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Metropolis

Calle Caballero de Gracia 40, 28013 Madrid, Spain
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Calle Caballero de Gracia 40, 28013 Madrid, Spain
Barrio Salamanca
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US$18 per adult
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US$25 per adult
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"beautiful building"
in 34 reviews
"insurance company"
in 11 reviews
"calle alcala"
in 9 reviews
"beaux arts style"
in 5 reviews
"calls attention"
in 5 reviews
"wonderful architecture"
in 9 reviews
"y el"
in 6 reviews
"capital city"
in 6 reviews
"dome"
in 30 reviews
"gran"
in 68 reviews
"fenix"
in 4 reviews
"rolex"
in 4 reviews
"landmark"
in 19 reviews
"photographed"
in 12 reviews
"edificio"
in 6 reviews
"winged"
in 6 reviews
"restoration"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago

One of the most interesting things to do in Madrid is to walk around the different parts of the city. You'll always see something. This is one of the city's most classic and iconic buildings. Most beautiful at night with its lights on, it's a...More

Thank Chinapjs
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s characteristic architecture and design make it worth some photos and a quick visit. There is nothing to tour inside as there is a bank that is operating at the ground level of the building. Still a pretty iconic building

Thank Akash V
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like many of Madrid's classic buildings the Metropolis is best seen at night when it is brightly lit up.

Thank John B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yet another of this cities gorgeous buildings. Beautiful area that is well maintained and clean. Very safe

Thank GlenvistaExecGuest
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The building is beautiful. Love the architecture and the dome on it. Everything was clean and it is right on the gran via. It is hard not to miss this.

1  Thank Craig D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This magnificent building stands proudly at the corner of the Calle de Alcalá and Gran Via. It was built in the Beaux-Arts architectural style and inaugurated in 1911 for the Fénix insurance company, it is currently owned by Metrópolis Seguros. It was extensively renovated in...More

Thank margareth700
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a truly iconic building in one of the most beautiful architectural areas of Madrid. Has to be on the walking tour of the city.

Thank crawfie
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

funtastic place!. every day i passed it and worship the view.realy a nice work of art and nice to have a place like it

Thank Amalia G
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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Metropolis is a wonderful iconic landmark building located were Calle Alcala and Gran Via meet. The building was constructed by 1911 and has stood proud since it's opening and over the years has been restored to its former glory topped by the beautiful statue of...More

Thank Neil K
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

This is simple a shopping and eating area. Very busy with locals and tourist. Worth the walk and maybe visit the casino.

Thank Olivia089
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Nearby
Barrio de Salamanca
Broad, tree-lined avenues with pretty streetlights
frame the neighbourhood of Barrio Salamanca. With
beautiful condominium buildings that make up most
blocks in this area, this part of town is refined and
quiet. It is also host to a few of the city's large
shopping avenues, including Calle Serrano and Calle
Jose Ortega y Gasset. A walk down these streets will
reveal upscale chains, small boutiques, and plenty of
...More
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17 September 2016|
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Response from wendyanddavid536 | Reviewed this property |
No scaffolding or sheeting when we were there in August.
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