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Catholic Church in central Madrid

Almost at the corner of the "Plaza de Santa Cruz", in central Madrid, is located this beautiful... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Different style

Iglesia de Santa Cruz is situated in the main Atocha street and has simple red brick stle exterior... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2017
London, United Kingdom
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  • Average24%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Calle Atocha,, 28012 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Check out when this church is open and take a few moments before hanging out in Plaza Mayor and points beyond to go inside. It was the first church I visited in Spain and very close to where we were staying so maybe I feel...More

Thank MeemaJED
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Iglesia De Santa Cruz is yet another beautiful church in this magnificent city. We were wandering around the area around Plaza Mayor and down a few streets away from the square we chanced on this beautiful church. The lovely red brick facade looks superb,it really...More

Thank 293neilk
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Almost at the corner of the "Plaza de Santa Cruz", in central Madrid, is located this beautiful church, example of the Spanish architecture from the end of the XIX century. It is located in "Calle Atocha" 6, also close to the "Plaza Major" and the...More

Thank JuPereira
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Iglesia de Santa Cruz is situated in the main Atocha street and has simple red brick stle exterior with attractive tower. Inside is plain with white brick and decorative alter piece.

Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Beautiful exterior with bell tower, reminiscent of Venetian architecture, simple on the inside, popular with locals, beautiful chapels

Thank BlrTravR
Reviewed 2 October 2017

It looks much better from exterior but considering that is central located and close to other nice attractions is worth taking a anew minutes to check it out. This is what I did. It is beautiful from the curb, dont expect much inside.

Thank Aqua_Uomo
Reviewed 9 November 2015

by average I mean it's still great and is worth a peak. We never pass up an unlocked church in Europe. The church had money and usually didn't spare it when building. This church as a large gold veneered altar which made it tough to...More

Thank tradIndy
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Located in a quiet street from hustle and bustle of plaza mayor. Not as impressive as other churches around here but still worth a quick visit.

Thank Valeth A
Reviewed 25 June 2015

I've been here during my visit in Madrid, not to be ranked among the most beautiful churches in Madrid but well worth a quick visit, anyway good the facade a simple the inside.

Thank Magellano81
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Expansive plazas, local and foreign crowds, street
performers, colorful lights, window shopping,
restaurant signs promising the best paella, ham, and
churros con chocolate- this is downtown Madrid, a
collection of plazas interconnected by a network of
side streets. Some of these side streets are wide
pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so
it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as
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