MADRID – SOCIAL HOUSING
Languages available: EN ES
Customizable tour: Yes
Recommended group size per guide: 25
Duration: 4-8 hours
DESCRIPTION – Madrid: Social Housing
Madrid is a vibrant and cosmopolitan city with some interesting and good projects in Social Housing. Despite the current crisis in construction, in recent years the Administration has developed several projects that make this city always worth a visit. We will visit the projects developed on the periphery areas of Madrid. The construction of social housing has received numerous awards for its quality, innovation and sustainability. The most prestigious architects have projected promotions in the districts of Vallecas, Carabanchel or Sanchinarro.
Departure in public or private transport to Carabanchel where we will visit the PAU housing in Carabanchel: Dosmasuno arquitectos (2008), ACM arquitectura (2010), FOA (2007), Aranguren & Gallegos (2004), Thom Mayne (2008). Lunch break (optional): Picnic in Madrid Río (West8 + Burgos & Garrido Arquitectos Asociados, Porras La Casta Arquitectos, Rubio & Álvarez-Sala). Then we will go to Villaverde: Housing by Chipperfield & Fernandez Isla (2009). Visit to PAU housing in Vallecas: Viviendas de Estudio Entresitio, Araujo y Brieva Ecobulevar Vallecas (Belinda Tato) y San Chinarro: Mirador / Celosía (MVRDV y Blanca Lleó).
Discover this city tour in Madrid with a professional guide-architect and explore the most important projects and buildings from the social housing construction in the city. The tour can last 4 or 8 hours depending on the amount of projects you want to visit in Madrid. Ask us for a quotation for a private tour for your group!