Museo del Ejército (Army Museum) Méndez Núñez, 1 - Metro stops: Banco de España & Retiro
Latest update: October, 2008 Museo del Ejˇrcito
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This was the army museum for many years. At present it is closed and the artifacts in the museum are being transferred to Toledo (about 30 miles south and west of Madrid to the famous Alcázar Fortress there. Toledo had been the capital of Spain until Felipe 2 tranferred the Imperial Court to Madrid in 1561.

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