Real Academia Española

The Royal Spanish Academy is Spain's official royal institution with a mission to ensure the stability of the Spanish language. It is based in , Spain, but is affiliated with national language academies in 22 other hispanophone nations through the Association of Academies of the Spanish Language.

Landmarks in the Area

Tourist attraction
San Jerónimo el Real is a Roman Catholic church from the early 16th-century in central . Photo: expc, CC BY 2.0.

Public building
The Salón de Reinos or salón grande is a 17th-century building in , originally a wing of the Buen Retiro Palace. is situated 100 meters northeast of Real Academia Española. Photo: Zaqarbal, CC BY-SA 3.0 es.

Museum
The Casón del Buen Retiro is an annex of the Museo del Prado complex in . is situated 110 meters east of Real Academia Española. Photo: Xauxa, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Monument
The Monumento a los Caídos por España, popularly known as the 'Obelisco' or the 'Monumento a los… is situated 230 meters northwest of Real Academia Española. Photo: paulohrodrigues, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

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

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

Suburb
Lavapiés is a historic neighbourhood in the city of , . Photo: Garygillmore, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
Retiro is a district located at the southeast of the city centre of , . is situated 1¼ km east of Real Academia Española. Photo: Emilio J. Rodríguez Posada, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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