El Escorial is near Madrid. A huge building combining a palace, monastery, library and burial place for Spanish kings.

El Escorial is near Madrid. A huge building combining a palace, monastery, library and burial place for Spanish kings.

The Royal Site of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, commonly known as El Escorial, is a historical residence of the King of Spain, in the town of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, about 45 kilometres (28 mi) northwest of the capital, Madrid, in Spain. It is one of the Spanish royal sites and functions as a monastery, royal palace, museum, and school

The Royal Site of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, commonly known as El Escorial, is a historical residence of the King of Spain, in the town of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, about 45 kilometres (28 mi) northwest of the capital, Madrid, in Spain. It is one of the Spanish royal sites and functions as a monastery, royal palace, museum, and school

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Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain ~ The library contains 45,000 books from the 15th and 16th centuries. The ceiling was painted by Tibaldi.

Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain ~ The library contains 45,000 books from the 15th and 16th centuries. The ceiling was painted by Tibaldi.

El Escorial Museum  Madrid, Spain a huge building holding monastery, library, and burial places of spanish kings

El Escorial Museum Madrid, Spain a huge building holding monastery, library, and burial places of spanish kings

Monasterio de "El Escorial"  El palacio fué residencia de la familia real española y la basílica funge como lugar de sepultura de los reyes de españa.

Monasterio de "El Escorial" El palacio fué residencia de la familia real española y la basílica funge como lugar de sepultura de los reyes de españa.

El Escorial near Madrid, Spain. Named a world heritage site since 1984, it functions are a monastery, royal palace, museum and school. Absolutely stunning by the looks of it.

El Escorial near Madrid, Spain. Named a world heritage site since 1984, it functions are a monastery, royal palace, museum and school. Absolutely stunning by the looks of it.

El Escorial Monastery Library  “The vault of the library’s ceiling is decorated with frescoes depicting the seven liberal arts: Rhetoric, Dialectic, Music, Grammar, Arithmetic, Geometry and Astronomy.”

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El Escorial Monastery Library “The vault of the library’s ceiling is decorated with frescoes depicting the seven liberal arts: Rhetoric, Dialectic, Music, Grammar, Arithmetic, Geometry and Astronomy.”

Altar Mayor del Monasterio de El Escorial - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre

Altar Mayor del Monasterio de El Escorial - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre

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