Monumento a los Abogados de Atocha reviews
I was walking the streets of Madrid and happened upon this intriguing statue. Upon research; it is a monument to a group of lawyers that were murdered on the 24 of January 1977. The statue is based..... more »
When Franco died in 1975 Spains transition to Democracy was marked by the massacre committed on 24 January 1977 that occurred in an office on Atocha Street were members of Labour Law,Workers... more »
This sculpture stands in tribute to the victims of the 1977 Atocha massacre, a part of neofascist terrorism during the Spanish transition to democracy, when right wing terror groups attempted return the country to dictatorship. The monument is a nice appear to brotherhood and sisterhood, arm in arm and shoulder to shoulder standing against tyranny. Having said that, this is more for the locals than tourists. It's also well away from the main tourist areas, so difficult to justify coming to see.
¡Impressive! Y dedicational
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