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Monumento a los Caidos por Espana

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Address: Plaza de la Lealtad, Madrid, 28014, Spain
Phone: +34 912 76 71 87
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    • Larry C
      Larry C
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      An iron fence separates visitors and the monument

      Originally the memorial, also known as the "Obelisco", commemorated the victims of the uprising on 2 May 1808 in Madrid against the French occupation. In 1985 it was re-inaugurated as a memorial to ...

      Reviewed on /Date(1571210344000+0800)/
    • Dimitris L
      Dimitris L
      Lisbon, Lisbon District, Central Portugal
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      Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

      Monumento a los Caidos por Espana is the Spanish Tomb of the unknown Soldier. It is in a lovely little park and is surrounded by a steel fence, and looks a bit out of bounds. This is in stark contrast...

      Reviewed on /Date(1562024256000+0800)/
    • macedonboy
      macedonboy
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      Tomb of the unknown soldier .

      This Monument to the Fallen for Spain, colloquially known as the 'Obelisk' is the Mdrid equivalent to the tomb of the unknown soldier. Originally intended to honour those who died in the Mayo uprising...

      Reviewed on /Date(1555061838000+0800)/
    • Matvl
      Matvl
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      Lovely monumnet

      With the eternal flame burning this is a poignant memorial and distinctive with its obelisk. A pity it is fenced off and feels so inaccessible; undoubtedly some good reason for this. Easy to walk past...

      Reviewed on /Date(1551773602000+0800)/
    • sheepygold
      sheepygold
      london
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      The eternal flame

      If you look carefully you can see that there is an eternal flame lit at the base of this poignant and impressive monument.

      Reviewed on /Date(1531619667000+0800)/

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