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Torrejón de Ardoz is a municipality of Spain belonging to the Community of Madrid. The European Union Satellite Centre, an agency of the European Union, is located in Torrejón de Ardoz. It is also the location of the headquarters of the Instituto Nacional de Técnica Aeroespacial, the Spanish space agency.

It is located to the east of the city of Madrid, near the A-2, the highway connecting Madrid and Barcelona. With the city located at the right-bank (north) of the Henares the relief of the municipality gently decreases in elevation from north to south.

Three small creeks pass through the municipality emptying into the Henares. From West to East: Arroyo del Valle, Arroyo Pelayo, and Arroyo Ardoz.

The highest point lies in the North of the municipality, standing at 623 m above sea level

Madrid, Spain’s central capital, is a city of elegant boulevards and expansive, manicured parks such as the Buen Retiro. It’s renowned for its rich repositories of European art, including the Prado Museum’s works by Goya, Velázquez and other Spanish masters. The heart of old Hapsburg Madrid is the portico-lined Plaza Mayor, and nearby is the baroque Royal Palace and Armory, displaying historic weaponry.

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Parque Europa
El Retiro Park
Plaza Mayor
Museo Nacional del Prado
Museo Nacional del Prado
Puerta del Sol
Temple of Debod
Puerta de Alcalá
Gran Vía
San Miguel Market
Catedral de la Almudena