Contact details

Partida Pla de L´Om s/n
12179  Tirig, Tírig, Castellón - Castelló  (Valencia)
museo_valltorta@gva.es
http://www.turismodecastellon.com/105045_es/Museo-de-la-Valltorta.-Parque-cultural-de-arte-rupestre/
Tel.:+34 964336014
Tel.:+34 964336010

Location

Castellón-Castelló

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    World Heritage, a certification granted by UNESCO.


Description

The Cova del Cavalls rock art site

This was designated World Heritage in 1924.

It contains prehistoric rock art that was designated World Heritage by UNESCO within the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula. Amongst its specific criteria, this international organisation underlines that “the corpus of late prehistoric mural paintings in the Mediterranean basin of eastern Spain is the largest group of rock-art sites anywhere in Europe, and provides an exceptional picture of human life in a seminal period of human cultural evolution.”

  • Construction: Prehistoric cave
  • Artistic period: Prehistory

Practical information

Schedule

  • From Oct 01 to Apr 30
  • From Tuesday to Sunday 10:00 12:00
  • 16:30
  • Closing days: Monday
  • From May 01 to Sep 30
  • From Tuesday to Sunday 10:00 12:00
  • 18:00
  • Closing days: Monday

Prices

  • Admission free

Services

Guided tours

Map



WHAT IS THERE NEARBY? (within a 2 km radius)


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