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Metropolis

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Calle Caballero de Gracia 40, 28013 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

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.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank margareth700
Reviewed 24 June 2018 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.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank crawfie
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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Amalia G
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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 293neilk
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.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Olivia089
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Edificio Metropolis is undoubtedly one of the most visited places in Madrid. Its victory statue has become a symbol of the Spanish capital. A good photo stop.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Leonhkny
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Another must when in Madrid. Great area, restaurants and some shopping. The photos here with the architecture around will come out great.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Andy2002
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Walking around here is quite an experience, always buzzing with people from around the world. freedom of speech is so well celebrated, there was peaceful, but very loud, marches around almost every day.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank veronicacI4860BZ
Reviewed 23 May 2018

This building is claimed to be the most photographed site in Madrid. The building was designed by French brothers, Jules and Raymond Fevrier, to host the headquarters of the insurance company La Unión y el Fénix, and was completed in 1910. Metrópolis Seguros purchased the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dan L
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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
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Response from wendyanddavid536 | Reviewed this property |
No scaffolding or sheeting when we were there in August.
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