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Madrid:

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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