Buen Retiro Park is one of the largest parks of the city of Madrid, Spain

This is the intersection between Calle de Juan de Mena and Calle de Ruiz de Alarcón streets
This is the intersection between Calle de Juan de Mena and Calle de Ruiz de Alarcón streets.
“Puerta España” gate is located on the west side of the park
“Puerta España” gate is located on the west side of the park.
The statue of Fernando IV “1312” is located on Paseo de la Argentina
The statue of Fernando IV “1312” is located on Paseo de la Argentina.
Paseo de la Argentina
Paseo de la Argentina.
The statue of a nude woman is placed near Paseo de la Argentina
The statue of a nude woman is placed near Paseo de la Argentina.
Jacinto Benavente statue is placed in Plaza Parterre
Jacinto Benavente statue is placed in Plaza Parterre.
Plaza Parterre square
Plaza Parterre square.
Fabulously pruned trees grow in Plaza Parterre square
Fabulously pruned trees grow in Plaza Parterre square.
This fountain is located in Plaza Parterre square, behind the statue of Jacinto Benavente
This fountain is located in Plaza Parterre square, behind the statue of Jacinto Benavente.
Neatly pruned trees of round shapes grow in Plaza Parterre square
Neatly pruned trees of round shapes grow in Plaza Parterre square.
This is the rear side of Jacinto Benavente statue which is placed in Plaza Parterre
This is the rear side of Jacinto Benavente statue which is placed in Plaza Parterre.
Plaza Parterre is one of the highlights of Buen Retiro Park
Plaza Parterre is one of the highlights of Buen Retiro Park.
Fuente de la Alcachofa sculpture
Fuente de la Alcachofa sculpture.
Fuente de la Alcachofa fountain
Fuente de la Alcachofa fountain.
Young lad is showing tongue to me while floating on the boat #69
Young lad is showing tongue to me while floating on the boat #69.
Estanque Grande del Retiro pond
Estanque Grande del Retiro pond.
This esplanade goes along Estanque Grande del Retiro pond
This esplanade goes along Estanque Grande del Retiro pond.
Monumento Alfonso XII is dominated over Estanque Grande del Retiro pond
Monumento Alfonso XII is dominated over Estanque Grande del Retiro pond.
Rowboats can be rented to paddle across Estanque Grande del Retiro pond
Rowboats can be rented to paddle across Estanque Grande del Retiro pond.
Rowboats float across Estanque Grande del Retiro pond
Rowboats float across Estanque Grande del Retiro pond.
Paseo Argentina
Paseo Argentina.
Monumento Alfonso XII
Monumento Alfonso XII.
Fuente de los Galápagos fountain is surrounded by red flowers
Fuente de los Galápagos fountain is surrounded by red flowers.
Fuente de los Galápagos fountain
Fuente de los Galápagos fountain.
The Puerta de Alcalá monument as seen from Avenida de Méjico
The Puerta de Alcalá monument as seen from Avenida de Méjico.
There are multiple playground areas available for the children in the park
There are multiple playground areas available for the children in the park.
Parroquia de San Manuel y San Benito catholic church
Parroquia de San Manuel y San Benito catholic church.
This fountain is located not far from the entrance to Retiro metro station
This fountain is located not far from the entrance to Retiro metro station.
Parroquia de San Manuel y San Benito catholic church is located near the northern side of the park
Parroquia de San Manuel y San Benito catholic church is located near the northern side of the park.
Retiro (Laurel) fountain
Retiro (Laurel) fountain.
Retiro is a metro station which serves the Retiro District and Buen Retiro Park
Retiro is a metro station which serves the Retiro District and Buen Retiro Park.
The Antonio Mingote “1919-2012” monument is located near the northern side of the park
The Antonio Mingote “1919-2012” monument is located near the northern side of the park.
Templete del Retiro concert hall
Templete del Retiro concert hall.
Templete del Retiro concert hall is located near Retiro metro station
Templete del Retiro concert hall is located near Retiro metro station.
This is the northern promenade of the park
This is the northern promenade of the park.
This is the wide northern esplanade of the park
This is the wide northern esplanade of the park.
A decoration is made from the round stones
A decoration is made from the round stones.
The monument of Alfonso XII is surrounded by the amazing colonnade
The monument of Alfonso XII is surrounded by the amazing colonnade.
Lion and child statue is situated near the monument of Alfonso XII
Lion and child statue is situated near the monument of Alfonso XII.
One of the four stone lions carved by Agapit Vallmitjana i Abarca and Pedro Estany
One of the four stone lions carved by Agapit Vallmitjana i Abarca and Pedro Estany.
The Monument to King Alfonso XII is 30 meters high, 86 meters long, and 58 meters wide
The Monument to King Alfonso XII is 30 meters high, 86 meters long, and 58 meters wide.
A rowboat with a happy family floats in Estanque Grande del Retiro pond at the foot of King Alfonso XII monument
A rowboat with a happy family floats in Estanque Grande del Retiro pond at the foot of King Alfonso XII monument.
Stone statue of a lion overlooking Estanque Grande del Retiro pond
Stone statue of a lion overlooking Estanque Grande del Retiro pond.
A magnificent lion statue has a green color
A magnificent lion statue has a green color.
The equestrian statue of King Alfonso XII, cast in Bronze, was created by Benlliure in 1904
The equestrian statue of King Alfonso XII, cast in Bronze, was created by Benlliure in 1904.
The magnificent colonnade surrounds the Monument to Alfonso XII
The magnificent colonnade surrounds the Monument to Alfonso XII.
The Monument to King Alfonso XII is situated on the east edge of an artificial lake near the center of the park
The Monument to King Alfonso XII is situated on the east edge of an artificial lake near the center of the park.
The colonnade of Monument to Alfonso XII is decorated by the “El Ejército” (The Army) sculpture by José Montserrat
The colonnade of Monument to Alfonso XII is decorated by the “El Ejército” (The Army) sculpture by José Montserrat.
Paseo de Chile
Paseo de Chile.
Monumento al general Martínez Campos is an equestrian monument
Monumento al general Martínez Campos is an equestrian monument.
The equestrian monument to general Martínez Campos is located on Plaza de Guatemala
The equestrian monument to general Martínez Campos is located on Plaza de Guatemala.
Paseo de Fernán Núñez
Paseo de Fernán Núñez.
This statue is located on Paseo de Fernán Núñez near Plaza de Guatemala
This statue is located on Paseo de Fernán Núñez near Plaza de Guatemala.
This public drinking water tap has the following geo coordinates: 40°25′00.0″N 3°40′48.0″W
This public drinking water tap has the following geo coordinates: 40°25′00.0″N 3°40′48.0″W.
This “Sofora de Japón” woman statue is located on Paseo de Fernán Núñez near the public drinking water tap
This “Sofora de Japón” woman statue is located on Paseo de Fernán Núñez near the public drinking water tap.
This shady footpath goes along Paseo de Fernán Núñez
This shady footpath goes along Paseo de Fernán Núñez.
Coniferous trees
Coniferous trees.
The Palacio de Velázquez museum
The Palacio de Velázquez museum.
The Velázquez Palace was built between 1881 and 1883 for the National Exhibition of Mining held in Madrid from May to November 1883
The Velázquez Palace was built between 1881 and 1883 for the National Exhibition of Mining held in Madrid from May to November 1883.
The Velázquez Palace is an exhibition hall
The Velázquez Palace is an exhibition hall.
Armillaria mellea, commonly known as honey fungus, grow on a tree near the Velázquez Palace
Armillaria mellea, commonly known as honey fungus, grow on a tree near the Velázquez Palace.
The facade of the Velázquez Palace
The facade of the Velázquez Palace.
This cafe is located near the entrance to the Velázquez Palace
This cafe is located near the entrance to the Velázquez Palace.
The Velázquez Palace occupies a central position in the park, between the large boating lake and the small lake next to the Palacio de Cristal
The Velázquez Palace occupies a central position in the park, between the large boating lake and the small lake next to the Palacio de Cristal.
The Velázquez Palace is a large neoclassical, red-brick-and-tile building covered with iron vaults and glass to naturally illuminate the rooms
The Velázquez Palace is a large neoclassical, red-brick-and-tile building covered with iron vaults and glass to naturally illuminate the rooms.
These buildings are somewhere on the footpath between the Velázquez Palace and the Crystal Palace
These buildings are somewhere on the footpath between the Velázquez Palace and the Crystal Palace.
Tall coniferous trees of the park
Tall coniferous trees of the park.
The Crystal Palace
The Crystal Palace.
The Crystal Palace is a glass and metal structure located in the park
The Crystal Palace is a glass and metal structure located in the park.
The fountain is installed in Crystal Palace pond
The fountain is installed in Crystal Palace pond.
The pond of the Crystal Palace
The pond of the Crystal Palace.
The fountain is installed in the pond of Cascada Parque El Retiro water park
The fountain is installed in the pond of Cascada Parque El Retiro water park.
Boys are watching the aquatic turtles of Crystal Palace pond
Boys are watching the aquatic turtles of Crystal Palace pond.
Tourists are feeding the ducks and the aquatic turtles of Crystal Palace pond
Tourists are feeding the ducks and the aquatic turtles of Crystal Palace pond.
The Crystal Palace was built in 1887 to exhibit flora and fauna from the Philippines, then a Spanish colonial possession
The Crystal Palace was built in 1887 to exhibit flora and fauna from the Philippines, then a Spanish colonial possession.
The architect of the Crystal Palace is Ricardo Velázquez Bosco
The architect of the Crystal Palace is Ricardo Velázquez Bosco.
The Crystal Palace is made almost entirely of glass set in an iron framework
The Crystal Palace is made almost entirely of glass set in an iron framework.
The cupola of Crystal Palace makes the structure over 22 metres high
The cupola of Crystal Palace makes the structure over 22 metres high.
An inscription at the art exhibition of the Crystal Palace reads: “Seduction is the subtle destruction of the social”
An inscription at the art exhibition of the Crystal Palace reads: “Seduction is the subtle destruction of the social”.
An inscription at the art exhibition of the Crystal Palace reads: “Today there is no political ideology capable of arousing the masses”
An inscription at the art exhibition of the Crystal Palace reads: “Today there is no political ideology capable of arousing the masses”.
An inscription at the art exhibition of the Crystal Palace reads: “The great enthusiasm”
An inscription at the art exhibition of the Crystal Palace reads: “The great enthusiasm”.
The Crystal Palace is no longer used as a greenhouse, and is currently used for art exhibits
The Crystal Palace is no longer used as a greenhouse, and is currently used for art exhibits.
Crystal Palace pond with its fountain is magnificent
Crystal Palace pond with its fountain is magnificent.
Some coniferous trees grow right out of the water of Crystal Palace pond
Some coniferous trees grow right out of the water of Crystal Palace pond.
A violinist plays near the Crystal Palace
A violinist plays near the Crystal Palace.
The cast-iron frame of Crystal Palace was manufactured in Bilbao
The cast-iron frame of Crystal Palace was manufactured in Bilbao.
Green lawns of the park are marvellous!
Green lawns of the park are marvellous!
The canopies of coniferous trees give a dense shadow
The canopies of coniferous trees give a dense shadow.
A garden bridge is in the shade of trees
A garden bridge is in the shade of trees.
A narrow and long pond
A narrow and long pond.
A garden bridge spans over a narrow pond
A garden bridge spans over a narrow pond.
A small funny construction
A small funny construction.
Tall and mature coniferous trees of the park
Tall and mature coniferous trees of the park.
La Rosaleda park
La Rosaleda park.
The main entrance to La Rosaleda park
The main entrance to La Rosaleda park.
La Rosaleda “rose-garden” park
La Rosaleda “rose-garden” park.
La Rosaleda fountain
La Rosaleda fountain.
Rose “Papa Meilland” Híbrido de Té (obt. Meilland Francia) grows in La Rosaleda
Rose “Papa Meilland” Híbrido de Té (obt. Meilland Francia) grows in La Rosaleda.
A stone bench is placed in La Rosaleda
A stone bench is placed in La Rosaleda.
A fountain is in La Rosaleda
A fountain is in La Rosaleda.
Water lilies grow in the fountain of La Rosaleda
Water lilies grow in the fountain of La Rosaleda.
White roses grow in La Rosaleda
White roses grow in La Rosaleda.
Rose “Carte D′Or Floribunda” (obt. Meilland Francia) grows in La Rosaleda
Rose “Carte D′Or Floribunda” (obt. Meilland Francia) grows in La Rosaleda.
Rose “Daniel Gelin Floribunda” (obt. Meilland Francia) grows in La Rosaleda
Rose “Daniel Gelin Floribunda” (obt. Meilland Francia) grows in La Rosaleda.
A white blooming shrub of Rosaceae family grows in La Rosaleda
A white blooming shrub of Rosaceae family grows in La Rosaleda.
The “Doctor Manuel de Tolosa-Latour” monument is located near La Rosaleda garden
The “Doctor Manuel de Tolosa-Latour” monument is located near La Rosaleda garden.
“Madrid Municipal Police” automobile is in the park
“Madrid Municipal Police” automobile is in the park.
The Fountain of the Fallen Angel is a highlight of the park
The Fountain of the Fallen Angel is a highlight of the park.
The Monument of the Fallen Angel
The Monument of the Fallen Angel.
The pedestal of the Monument of the Fallen Angel is octagonal with figures of devils on each side gripping fishes, lizards and snakes
The pedestal of the Monument of the Fallen Angel is octagonal with figures of devils on each side gripping fishes, lizards and snakes.
Paseo Marqués de Pontejos as seen from Paseo de Cuba
Paseo Marqués de Pontejos as seen from Paseo de Cuba.
The “Monumento a Ramón y Cajal” monument
The “Monumento a Ramón y Cajal” monument.
Blessed Sacrament Parish “Parroquia del Santísimo Sacramento” catholic church
Blessed Sacrament Parish “Parroquia del Santísimo Sacramento” catholic church.
This building is located on Calle de Ibiza street #1, it is close to the eastern wall of the park
This building is located on Calle de Ibiza street #1, it is close to the eastern wall of the park.
The Renault Twizy is charging at a carsharing station on Calle de Ibiza #1, it is close to the eastern wall of the park
The Renault Twizy is charging at a carsharing station on Calle de Ibiza #1, it is close to the eastern wall of the park.
The Renault Twizy is charging at a carsharing station on Calle de Ibiza #1 in Madrid, it is close to the eastern wall of Buen Retiro Park
The Renault Twizy is charging at a carsharing station on Calle de Ibiza #1 in Madrid, it is close to the eastern wall of Buen Retiro Park.