Contact details

Plaza de la Constitución, s/n.
15001  La Coruña, A Coruña  (Galicia)
ofcomcgflo@et.mde.es
coruna.es/9H5V
Tel.:+34 679167584
Tel.:+34 981215681

Location

Coruña, A

Description

The Palace of the General Military Headquarters in A Coruña stands in Plaza de la Constitución square. The original construction dates from the 16th century, although in 1748 a new building was raised for the military commander and for the different court premises. Throughout history it has witnessed events such as the first Galician uprising against the Napoleonic troops in 1808, and the liberal uprising of 1820, which saw the storming of the palace and the arrest of the commander and his incarceration in San Antón castle.

  • Construction: Palace
  • Artistic period: Baroque
  • Historic period: 16th century

Practical information

Schedule

The Changing of the Guard and the guided tour of the premises of the Military Headquarters take place on the last Friday of each month at 11 am. The concert of military music is held on the last Thursday of each month at 7 pm.


Services

Guided tours

Map



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