Real Academia de la Historia.
Royal Academy of History building. Madrid.
The building was constructed by Juan de Villanueva in 1788, to house the site of the Casa de Nuevo Rezado of the Hieronymite monks. It is a Neoclassic style building of great simplicity.Outside and worthy of note is the main front, with crowned entrances and a projecting balcony, adorned with a screen of San Lorenzo. Recently restored by the architect Chueca Goitia.
- Construction: Public building
- Artistic period: Neo-classical
- Historic period: 18th century
Only the exterior of the monument can be visited.