Estacion de Atocha, Madrid

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Step inside the grand Estacion de Atocha, Madrid’s largest, and discover its unusual garden, an indoor oasis with tropical plants a tortoise pond. On the concourse, look for the two large bronze sculptures made by well-known Madrid artist Antonio Lopez, "Dia" and “Noche.” You can also leave a message at the virtual shrine, part of a memorial dedicated to the victims of the 2004 Madrid train bombings. The station has many cafes and restaurants and numerous shops to browse. Make Estacion de Atocha a centerpiece of your Madrid vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Madrid trip planner.
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  • RENFE trains from Alicante to Madrid we’re clean and punctual. Atocha station is a revelation with its palm trees and ferns Would have liked more seating but it was peak time  more »
  • Many food options in the station which is great if you are stuck there for any length of time. However, few areas to charge phones or tablets and minimal seating... so expect to do lots of walking...  more »
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