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Palacio de Fomento

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19th century building

This imposing building caught my attention when I was in the area. The facade of this building is... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
LG_Kay
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Singapore, Singapore
Stunning building.

We were wandering around this part of town around Atocha Train Station and you cannot fail to see... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
293neilk
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Paseo de la Infanta Isabel, 1, 28014 Madrid | Plaza del Emperador Carlos V., 28014 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 8 August 2018

This imposing building caught my attention when I was in the area. The facade of this building is awesome, with bronze sculptures at the top. Beautiful architecture indeed. Now it houses the Ministry of Agriculture. Great to take a photo before moving on.

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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

We were wandering around this part of town around Atocha Train Station and you cannot fail to see or miss this amazing building. Originally housing The Ministry Of Public Works but now home to The Ministry Of Agriculture this is without a shadow of a...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2018

This architectural treasure is located on Paseo de la Infanta Isabel, opposite the Atocha railway, station and dates to 1897. Various Government Departments have inhabited the building since its inauguration and it now houses the Agricultural Ministry. The highlight of the building is the central...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

This building that dates from the 19th century originally housed the Ministry of Public Works and Transport. Hence the Name. However, it now contains the Agricultural Ministry and their title is marked on the outside of the building. An office building therefore, not open to...More

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