Plaza de Santa Ana, Madrid

4.4
#2 of 55 in Parks in Madrid
Plaza de Santa Ana dates to the early 19th century, although its completion didn’t happen until some seven decades later. Here you’ll find monuments to two of Spain’s great writers, Pedro Calderón de la Barca and Federico García Lorca, as well as many cafes and tapas bars. Take a look toward the east for a view of the Teatro Español, the oldest theatre in Madrid. The plaza itself serves as a popular meeting point, and is excellent for people watching. Work out when and for how long to visit Plaza de Santa Ana and other Madrid attractions using our handy Madrid tour itinerary builder.
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  • Plaza Ana la Santa is simple, chic and is a far superior Plaza to that of Plaza Major (which is just a tourist trap). There are many places to choose from to eat and drink. Lots of locals and...  more »
  • This plaza does not stand out to me. We were walking to the Plaza Mayor and passed this way. It was much like many other plazas we saw. We were not looking for a meal so we did not pay attention...  more »
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