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Parque de El Capricho

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Only open weekends, but free, and beautiful

it's too bad this park is only open on weekends, as it is beautiful. It is my favourite of all the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Historic Garden

This is one of the most beautiful parks in Madrid commissioned by the Duchess of Osuna in 1797... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
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Paseo Alameda de Osuna 25, 28042 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it's too bad this park is only open on weekends, as it is beautiful. It is my favourite of all the Madrid parks that I have seen. Access is quite easy from the el Capricho metro station. From there, it's approximately a 700 m walk...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

This is one of the most beautiful parks in Madrid commissioned by the Duchess of Osuna in 1797 – 1839 and with 14 hectares has been declared a Historic Garden. It contains lakes with swans and ducks, labyrinths, the Palace of the Dukes of Osuna,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank margareth700
Reviewed 24 June 2018

This park is a wonderful way to wile away the hours waiting for a flight especially on a hot day. . It is full of surprises and Victorian follies. Free of charge it is worth checking out and within walking distance of Sercotel.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Niquito
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Ideal for an afternoon stroll in the winter or an evening walk in the summer. This is one of my favorite urban parks in the city

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Anasanmu S
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Most people are unaware of this garden. Open to the public free during the week ends. Very green and beautiful, ideal for the couple, family. Not to be missed. A fantastic break during the hot days.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Liam K
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

As a family man and amateur photographer I really enjoy the beauty of the park and how secure it is. The gardens are colourful and very well cared and the monuments, statues, fountains... Are extremely clean. There's a security check at the entrance although entrance...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Igu1981
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Perfect for couples, it is a huge park with 4 different ambients where buildings from 4 historical times can be spotted if you are a good explorer, many hidden corners where you discover more and more beauties

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Ana Z
Reviewed 13 May 2018

The park is more than a park, it is a historical site. As a park it is one of the most beautiful and charming romantic-era parks anywhere. And as a historical site, I would recommend to visit with a good guide, because a visit to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jlua001
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Gardens very well maintained. Unfortunately the House of the Osuna Count is still closed and has not been restored. a black point to the beautiful place. Dont forget to visit the WWII bunker. Quite interesting.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank bayarea57
Reviewed 14 March 2018

It is HUGE! It is lovely even on a rainy spring day. I can’t imagine what it must be like in summer. What a great place to have for the people right in the middle of the city. Lots of statues and fountains too. We...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank PeachMWeach
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Priel K
22 June 2018|
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Response from jlua001 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it will be open. But you can check the visitor's information in English on its web site.
29 April 2017|
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Response from AdrianyAmorim | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The airport is located at 5 min of the Capricho park.
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