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Inquisition Jail (Carcel de la Inquisicion)

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Small basement

The jail is at the basement of a building that houses some art gallery. If you inquire inside you... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2012
Dragos M
,
Veldhoven, The Netherlands
via mobile
Couldn't find it

Walked in circles in every direction and asked in two nearby shops (in fluent Spanish) and even... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2013
DJMXX
,
Westport, Connecticut
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29 Dec 2013
“Couldn't find it”
25 Sep 2012
“Small basement”
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Southeast corner of C. Cabeza and C. Lavapies, Madrid, Spain
Lavapiés
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Reviewed 29 December 2013 via mobile

Walked in circles in every direction and asked in two nearby shops (in fluent Spanish) and even asked a police officer. Not a soul had heard of it standing on the street in front of it! I wish I had wifi so I could have...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2012 via mobile

The jail is at the basement of a building that houses some art gallery. If you inquire inside you are allowed to take a look (there are no signs about the jail outside, so you have to trust the given address). You can see small...More

5  Thank Dragos M
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Lavapies
Walking into this neighbourhood is like entering a
different country ... except it's hard to tell which
one it is. One side of Calle Lavapiés is lined with
Indian restaurants, the other with kebab shops. Men in
traditional African clothing convene outside their
businesses for long chats, and people shout to each
other across plazas and streets. Interspersed among
ethnic specialty shops are independent theaters and
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