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2006 Events

70th Anniversary of the Spanish Civil War

Spanish programme


Madrid Saturday 7th – Monday 9th.
Saturday. 7th
10:00 h.: Trip to Morata de Tajuña.
Unveiling of the monument to the International Brigades.
Lunch in Morata. Invitation by the Town Council of Morata.
Visit to the museum of the Battle of Jarama.

Sunday 8th.

 11:00 h.: Visit to places of the former Madrid front: Casa de Campo, Ciudad Universitaria.

Greeting words by the Vice-Chancellor of Universidad Complutense.

20:30 h.: Concert in Rivas-Vaciamadrid.

Monday 9th.

11:30 h.: Reception at the National Congress. Cocktai

15:30 h.: Return to hotel. Rest/free time.

18:00 h.: Meeting with political parties and trade unions at hotel.

20:00 h.: Fraternity dinner at hotel. Invitation by AABI.

Zaragoza Tuesday 10th. 

Tuesday 10th


20:30 h.: "Social Struggle" Prize giving ceremony by  Fundación Lola Soler

Barcelona Wednesday 11th  – Thursday 12th.

Wednesday 11th

Wednesday 11th 


18:30 h.: Reception at Palau de la Música.


Thursday 12th


10:30 h.: Visit to Fosar de la Pedrera and floral tribute

(a representation of each country due to difficult access)

12:30 h.: All of us: floral tribute at the monument to the International Brigades.

14:00 h.: Homage lunch. Invitation by Memorial Democràtic de Catalunya, in Cocheras de Sants.

16:00 h.: Show with music performances in Cocheras de Sants.

International Congress. The Spanish civil war in Castilia-La Mancha, 70th years later. University of Castilia-La Mancha

International Congress. International Brigades 70 years of the Historical Memory. University of Salamanca (Spanish text)

IBMT. International Brigades Memorial Trust events