Aranjuez


Casa de Oficios y Caballeros House in Aranjuez


Contact details

Plaza de San Antonio
28300  Aranjuez, Madrid  (Madrid)
turismo@aranjuez.es
http://aranjuez.com/

Location

Autonomous region:
Madrid

Province/Island:
Madrid

Madrid

Description

This building is attached to the Royal Palace of Aranjuez. It was built in the 16th century, under the reign of Felipe II. Juan de Herrera was commissioned to do the work, following the designs of Gómez de Mora. The house is structured around two courtyards, and it is two storeys high. The ground floor of the courtyard has an arcade all around it, and the top floor has a balcony in the same way. This building was made using brick and stone, and slate for the roof.

Construction:
Residence

Artistic period:
Baroque

Historic period:
16th century

Practical information

Schedule

Only the exterior of the monument can be visited.

Map


WHAT IS THERE NEARBY? (within a 2 km radius)