Independence Square

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  • Address: Plaza de la Independencia, 28001 Madrid, Spain
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Outdoors, Historical Site, Square, Family And Kids, Architecture

Independence Square - Review

The Independence square or Plaza de la Independencia was opened in 1778 during the reign of King Carlos III and designed by architect Francesco Sabatini. The current design of the square dates back to 1869 during the expansion of Madrid city.

Today, the beautiful square is apt for a small walk as you touch another part of the city’s rich historic places. The surrounding eateries and shops make for a great place to try some local cuisine. The monument at the Plaza is loved for its architecture and is the highlight of the place.

How To reach Independence Square by Public Transport

  • By Metro/ Subway: Retiro
  • By Bus: Puerta de Alcala
  • By Taxi
  • By renting a Car/Bike.

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TripHobo Highlights for Independence Square

  • Independence Square Address: Plaza de la Independencia, 28001 Madrid, Spain
  • Independence Square Timing: 24-hrs
  • Independence Square Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Independence Square(preferred time): 09:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Independence Square: 00:30 Mins
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Things to Know Before Visiting Independence Square

  • 0.05% of people who visit Madrid include Independence Square in their plan

  • 95% of people start their Independence Square visit around 12 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Independence Square


95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Independence Square

People normally also visit San Jose Church while planning their trip to Independence Square.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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