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200th Anniversary of the revolt in Madrid 1st, 2nd & 3rd of May 2008

1st of May outside The Prado Museum

6 Goyas are mounted on flatbed trailers and paraded around Madrid

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The process of loading the large paintings.

The Goya exhibition entrance and statue at the Prado Museum


Obelisk de Dos de Mayo  Plaza de Lealtad


The Puerta de Alcala Plaza de la Independecia


Pillars showing damage from December 1808


Monument Al Pueblo Del Do de Mayo Jardines del General Fanjul


Sculptor Sergoviano Aniceto Marinas (1866-1953)


Plaza Duque De Pastrana


The Palacio Real


The Plaza Del Dos De Mayo


The Puerta del Sol

The plaque commemorating the Dos de Mayo 


Some of the Landmarks around Puerta del Sol


The Plaza Mayor 2nd of May

The Battle of the Mamelukes

Los Caballos de Menorca

The Symphonie Mechanique


The crowds in the Square and you can just see Les Musiciens du Nil in the first picture

Los Caballos

Plaza Mayor next day


Really don't know about these but they look great

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