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El Oso y el Madrono
Madrid Top 9 in Instagram-Worthy Locations

10 Reviews
Address: Plaza de La Puerta del Sol s/n, 28013 Madrid, Spain

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The Bear Eating Wild Strawberry Statue on the Sun Plaza is located in the center of the Sun Plaza and is also one of the symbols of the Sun Plaza. The statue has many years of history, and it seems to be made by a master. It is very beautiful

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  • Mairwen1

    The Mystery of the Bear & the Strawberry Tree

    We were intrigued by this 4 metre tall statue of a large wild bear trying to get fruit from a strawberry tree. We were curious about its significance and puzzled by the idea of strawberries growing on...

    Reviewed on /Date(1606335057000+0800)/
  • VadimM67
    Madrid, Spain

    Bear with Chupa-Chups.

    Bear and strawberry tree are made of stone and bronze and weigh 4 tons for two. The symbols of Madrid have been standing here since 1967 and sometimes move around the square due to its reconstruction....

    Reviewed on /Date(1605414781000+0800)/
  • 588phis

    Icon of Madrid

    This is a black statue located on Puetra Del Sol. It is a bear trying to reach up the strawberry tree. It is the icon of Madrid and many people are taking pictures and touching the bear for good lu...

    Reviewed on /Date(1581813038000+0800)/
  • backpacker31
    New York City, New York, USA

    Puerta del Sol

    Located in a corner of busy Puerta del Sol is this newly unveiled (2017) statue which is the symbol of the city. (If you look on manhole covers/plates throughout the city you will see this symbol). Lo...

    Reviewed on /Date(1579068230000+0800)/
  • Muttaqi

    Must Visit Attraction

    The Bear and The Strawberry Tree located in Madrid's most famous and most central square, La Puerta del Sol, sits one of Madrid's most important statues and it also is the official symbol of the city....

    Reviewed on /Date(1575315605000+0800)/

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