Plaza de la Independencia

The Plaza de la Independencia is a central square in the capital, . It sits at the intersection of Calle de Alcalá, Calle de Alfonso XII, Calle de Serrano, Calle de Salustiano Olozaga, and the Paseo de Mexico.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The is a Neo-classical gate in the Plaza de la Independencia in , . Photo: Edescas2, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The is a museum in , Spain. is situated 380 metres north of Plaza de la Independencia. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Library
The is a major public library, the largest in Spain, and one of the largest in the world. is situated 430 metres north of Plaza de la Independencia. Photo: dalbera, CC BY 2.0.

Public building
Cibeles Palace, formally known as Palacio de Comunicaciones and Palacio de Telecomunicaciones until 2011, is a complex composed of two buildings with white facades and is located in one of the historical centres of , . is situated 300 metres southwest of Plaza de la Independencia. Photo: Kadellar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Quarter
Los is an administrative neighborhood of belonging to the district of . Photo: Brian Adamson, CC BY 2.0.

Neighborhood
is an area of central Madrid, named after its main square, Plaza de . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district of . It is located northeast of the centre and is considered to be the poshest neighbourhood of the city. Photo: Zaqarbal, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Plaza de la Independencia

Latitude
40.42° or 40° 25' 12" north
Longitude
-3.6888° or 3° 41' 19.5" west
Open Location Code
8CGRC896+XF
Elevation
667 metres (2,188 feet)
Geo­Names ID
6452704

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