Pedro Calderon de la Barca

Pedro Calderon de la Barca

Pedro Calderón de la Barca was born in January 1600. He was a poet and playwriter. and one of the leading writers of the Spanish Golden Age. Most of his works premiered in the theaters of Madrid. His first known comedy, Love, Honor and Power premiered at the Kings...
Francis Turbine, Casa de Moneda

Francis Turbine, Casa de Moneda

The Real Casa de Moneda is the original Spanish mint where all the coins in Spain where once produced. After the centralization of the manufacture of currency in Madrid in 1869 a flour factory was housed on the property from 1879 for a period of one hundred...
Fountain of the Fallen Angel

Fountain of the Fallen Angel

The Fountain of the Fallen Angel, or The Fuente del Ángel Caído, is a monument and work of art located in the Retiro Park in Madrid, Spain. Fountain of the Fallen Angel, Madrid by Sputnik7 on Sketchfab he statue that crowns the monument was created by Ricardo Bellver...
la Infanta Isabel de Borbon

la Infanta Isabel de Borbon

This monument was created in tribute to Isabel Bourbon, daughter of Queen Elizabeth II and the great great grandmother of the current King of Spain. She was also known as the Princess of Asturias or “La Chata” which is a reference to her snub or “button” nose. la...