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Plaza Mayor 9
28012  Madrid  (Madrid)

Location

Autonomous region:
Madrid

Province/Island:
Madrid

Madrid

Description

Cuchilleros Arch (17th Century) is one of the most popular entrances to Plaza Mayor, a captivating area of Madrid. It is a large entrance which connects the square to La Cava de San Miguel, a street full of bars and restaurants. The arch was built to compensate for the different levels of this street and Plaza Mayor.

Construction:
Arch

Artistic period:
Baroque

Historic period:
17th century

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