Ventas (Madrid)

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Ventas
Location of Ventas
CountrySpain Spain
Aut. communityFlag of the Community of Madrid.svg Madrid
MunicipalityEscudo de Madrid.svg Madrid
DistrictCiudad Lineal

Ventas is a historic ward (barrio) of Madrid belonging to the district of Ciudad Lineal.

The name Ventas, comes from the Spanish word vender (to sell), historically, people used to gather in the square to trade and sell their goods.

The neighbourhood is connected by local buses and the Metro (Ventas) on lines 2 and 5.

Coordinates: 40°25′42″N 3°39′27″W / 40.42833°N 3.65750°W / 40.42833; -3.65750