Monumento de Victoria Eugenia y Alfonso XIII, Madrid

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  • Monumento De Victoria Eugenia Y Alfonso XIII is a very touching monument to the people killed 31st May 1906 when a bomb intended for Queen Victoria Eugenia and King Alfonso XIII on their wedding...  more »
  • Monumento de Victoria Eugenia y Alfonso XIII is a monument not to the royals, but to the victims who were killed, in 1906, after a bomb, intended for the King and Queen, exploded into the crowd and...  more »
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  • This monument stands in tribute to the victim of a bomb intended for Queen Victoria Eugenia and King Alfonso XIII on the occasion of their wedding parade. Instead, the bomb exploded into a crowd that were watching the royal carriage. This monument is actually the second such monument, the original having been dismantled. The current monument is a bronze sculpture of an angel kneeling on one knee, holding a scroll in his hands. The sculpture sits atop a granite pedestal, on which is written the words "In memory of the victims of the attack against Their Majesties Don Alfonso XIII and Doña Victoria Eugenie on 31 May 1906". The statue is easy to miss as it's well away from the main tourist attractions and not that obvious even from the main road. Not a must see, but it's a moving tribute and worth a quick look if in the area.
  • There's statue of a grieving angel and a sign that reminds of a failed assassination on king and queen of Spain.
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