Monasterio de las Descalzas Reales, Madrid

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This Hapsburg convent was founded in 1559 by Joan of Austria, whose daughter hid away here rather than endure marriage to Felipe II. It is now a museum of the treasures given to the convent.

Go Historic ID
318839
Short URL
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Names
Monasterio de las Descalzas Reales
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Address
Plaza de las Descalzas 3
Madrid, Spain
28013
Postcode
28013
Coordinates
40.418412° N, 3.706142° W
Phone
91-542-00-59
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

Resources

  1. Official Website of Monasterio de las Descalzas Reales Official website.