Santa Cruz Palace, headquarters of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation.
History

Learn about the history of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, its Ministers, and information about its headquarters.

  • History of the Ministry

    Spanish diplomacy, led by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, traces its origins back more than five centuries, and has undergone many transformations over the course of history.

  • Headquarters

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation carries out its functions in five principal buildings, namely, Viana Palace, Santa Cruz Palace, Torres Ágora building, the AECID building, and the Diplomatic School.

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  • 19 Jun @SpainMFA * RT @AranchaGlezLaya: Dear @chefjoseandres we can’t wait to have all of you back in 🇪🇸 👏👏 #SpainIsBack @GlobalSpain @SpainInTheUSA @USembass…
  • 19 Jun @SpainMFA * MFA @AranchaGlezLaya, her 🇮🇹 counterpart, @luigidimaio, & the coordinators of the Forum, @EnricoLetta & J.A. Duran… https://t.co/SDh9CHK4xP
  • 19 Jun @SpainMFA * Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflicts. #Spain fully supports the… https://t.co/3wHsnIf172
  • 18 Jun @SpainMFA * #Spain 🇪🇸 announced its bid to chair the @UN_CFS this week, the main platform within the @UN system for combating h… https://t.co/HjEq3RAFRm
  • 18 Jun @SpainMFA * RT @AranchaGlezLaya: Congratulations @antonioguterres on your reappointment for a second term as @UN Secretary General - looking forward to…
  • 18 Jun @SpainMFA * State-Secretariat for International Development Cooperation, through @AECID_es, @SEGIBdigital & @comisionadoPI, hav… https://t.co/6EzSjoiCik
  • 18 Jun @SpainMFA * #Spain 🇪🇸 warmly welcomes the appointment of @antonioguterres for a second term (2022-2026) as @UN 🇺🇳Secretary-Gene… https://t.co/DNnY4SqIPT
  • 18 Jun @SpainMFA * RT @SpainNATO: OUR WEEKLY VIDEO. 🇪🇸 Spain will host the next @NATO Summit in 2022, a great opportunity to celebrate our 4️⃣0️⃣th anniversa…
  • 17 Jun @SpainMFA * During the International Donors’ Conference in Solidarity with Venezuelan Refugees and Migrants 🇻🇪, Minister… https://t.co/Q28Qadjhgn
  • 17 Jun @SpainMFA * Here you can watch the 2020 Conference, organized by #Spain and the #EU ▶️ https://t.co/LoBTRPMmXl ➡️ It gathered m… https://t.co/rtCOnDhmQv
  • 17 Jun @SpainMFA * Minister @AranchaGlezLaya will take part today in the International Donors' Conference in Solidarity with Venezuela… https://t.co/C3gnJp34MS
  • 16 Jun @SpainMFA * .@manuelmunizv has also met with his 🇩🇪counterpart, Antje Leendertse. Both have addressed the National Technology &… https://t.co/SpyjV59ah1
  • 16 Jun @SpainMFA * 🇪🇺 The @EU_Commission has approved the 🇪🇸 #RecoveryPlan. #Spain will receive, in a first phase, € 69,500 million i… https://t.co/reuElbPE1O
  • 16 Jun @SpainMFA * PM @sanchezcastejon: "The @EU_Commission has approved 🇪🇸 #RecoveryPlan. Thanks to all the people involved in its c… https://t.co/9qfFGth3lV
  • 16 Jun @SpainMFA * State Secretary @ManuelMunizv made an official visit to #Berlin, in which it has presented the new Foreign Action S… https://t.co/4hOoKKdS6i

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  • Sede Palacio de Santa Cruz
    Plaza de la Provincia, 1
    28012 MADRID
    Tel: +34 91 379 97 00
  • Sede Palacio de Viana
    Duque de Rivas, 1
    28071 MADRID
    Tel: +34 91 379 97 00
  • Sede Torres Ágora
    Serrano Galvache, 26
    28033 MADRID
    Tel: +34 91 379 97 00
  • Sede Pechuán
    C/ Pechuán, 1
    28002 MADRID
    Tel: +34 91 379 17 00
  • AECID
    Avda. Reyes Católicos, 4
    28040 MADRID
    Tel: +34 91 583 81 00 / 01
    Fax: +34 91 583 83 10 / 11
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