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San Lorenzo de El Escorial


Casita del Infante (Infante’s House) or Casita de Arriba (Upper House) in San Lorenzo de El Escorial


Contact details

Paseo de Carlos III, s/n. (Carretera M-665)
28200  San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Madrid  (Madrid)
info@patrimonionacional
www.patrimonionacional.es
Tel.:+34 918905904
Tel.:+34 918905903
Fax.:+34 918907818

Location

Autonomous region:
Madrid

Province/Island:
Madrid

Madrid

Reservations


Description

A hunting lodge

This small hunting lodge was built to blend with its natural environment. It was designed by Juan de Villanueva and has a whimsical and elegant decoration. It was used as a venue for chamber concerts and informal Court gatherings.

Construction:
Public building

Artistic period:
Neo-classical

Historic period:
18th century

Setting:
Monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial

Practical information

Schedule

From Apr 01 to Oct 01
From Tuesday to Sunday
From 10:00 to 20:00

Closing days: Monday


From Oct 01 to Mar 31
From Tuesday to Sunday
From 10:00 to 18:00

Closing days: Monday

Closed: 1 and 6 January, 1 May, 10 August, 8 September and 24, 25 and 31 December.


Prices

General: €10
Reduced: €5
Architecture and Painting Museum, Philip II’s Palace, Pantheons, Chapters, Cloister, Old Church, Basilica, Library, Bourbon Rooms (guided), House of Prince Don Carlos (guided), House of the Infante Don Gabriel (guided) and gardens
Admission free Children under 5, Wednesday and Thursday afternoons for European Union and Latin
American citizens, and on 18 May.
Large families: Admission free
ICOM members and associations: Admission free
Disabled persons: Admission free
Tickets must be purchased at the ticket windows in the Monastery.

Services

Audio guide, Guided tours

Map


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