Parque del Retiro-Madrid

El Retiro, is a historic garden and public park in Madrid . Considered as one of the main tourist attractions of the city, it has numerous architectural, sculptural and landscape collections from the 17th to the 21st centuries.
It was built in the first half of the seventeenth century.and it is use as an urban park since 1767,  allowed the public to enter for recreational purposes and, definitively, from 1868, when it came under the ownership of the City of Madrid. it has 118 hectares (1.180 000 m²). 
Advertisements

7 thoughts on “Parque del Retiro-Madrid

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s