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Changing of the Guard

c/ Bailen. | Royal Palace of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
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Woke up early just to witness this event

My family woke up very early for this amazing visit of the changing of the guards. Visiting London... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
flemingdeborah43
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New York City, New York
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Really cool & worth the trip

We randomly stumbled upon this during our visit to the palace and it was really cool. Very... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
Anna D
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Houston, Texas
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18 Aug 2017
“Woke up early just to witness this event ”
24 Jul 2017
“Really cool & worth the trip”
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c/ Bailen. | Royal Palace of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

My family woke up very early for this amazing visit of the changing of the guards. Visiting London was a trip of remembrance because it was my daughter's sweet 16 present. For those who wants to give their children a party. No! Cancel that and...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

We randomly stumbled upon this during our visit to the palace and it was really cool. Very impressive changing of the guard. The location and views of Madrid are also awesome.

Thank Anna D
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Reviewed 14 July 2016

We were told about this event by my aunt who had been in Madrid a few weeks before and said that it was worth a look. This happens at 11am every Wednesday but an extra special one takes place on the first Wednesday at noon...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2016

Maybe it’s just me but I found it very difficult to find information about this event. The Royal Palaces website only says that the palace hosts "Other important acts including ..., the changing of the Royal Guard ". On the day (first Wednesday of the...More

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collection of plazas interconnected by a network of
side streets. Some of these side streets are wide
pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so
it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as
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