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  • Palace of Los Golfines de Abajo. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de los Golfines s/n. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. Palace in the monumental city of Cáceres. This lovely palace is located in Cáceres, and was used as the residence of the Catholic Monarchs on their visits to this historic city. Also known by the name of the Ca…

  • Palace of Los Golfines de Arriba. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Condes. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. Also known by the name of Casa de los Golfines de Arriba house, its construction dates from the 15th century. The palace is square and has towers on the corners, of which three still survive. The keep dates from the 16th ce…

  • Las Veletas Palace. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de las Veletas s/n. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. Built in the 16th century in the Renaissance style. Renaissance palace with a porticoed interior courtyard. Also known as the Casa de las Veletas house, this palace was built in the 16th century on an earlier co…

  • Casa del Sol House. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Callejón de la Monja. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. Stately home that looks like a fortress. Stately home of the 15th century. With a beautiful Renaissance courtyard. Casa del Sol, or Casa de los Solís, is a sturdy palace from the Gothic and Renaissance period. Its p…

  • Las Cigüeñas Palace. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de San Mateo. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. The house with the crenellated tower. This noble home is noteworthy for its slender crenellated tower, built in the 15th century. The palace of Las Cigüeñas is also known as the palace of Capitán Diego de Ovando or La…

  • Casa del Águila House. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Callejón de la Monja. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. Recently restored, it has beautiful Gothic windows, one on the left with Gothic-style decoration, and another to the right with a round arch decorated with graffito, and a large coat of arms with the spread eagle of…

  • Santa María Church-Procathedral. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza Santa María s/n. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. The church is ranked as a Procathedral. Gothic masonry building with three naves containing Romanesque remains of the previous construction. There are three Gothic entrances, the one in the Gospel section is the ol…

  • Compañía de Jesús Cathedral. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de San Jorge, 8. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. The convent was built in the 18th century in a Baroque style with clear Churrigueresque influences. The main front has a series of columns with compounded capitals and finished off with a segmented pediment under a…

  • San Juan Church. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de San Juan s/n. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. The construction of this Gothic church began in the 13th century and ended in the 18th century. Remarkable features of the exterior include the two portals and the apse, decorated with brackets. The temple presents…

  • San Mateo Church. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de San Mateo. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. It was built on the top of the ruins of an ancient Arab mosque, which is cited in a document dating back to 1345. It was rebuilt and completed in the 16th, 18th and 20th centuries.…

  • Santiago Church. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de Santiago. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. While there are documents that suggest that this church dates from the 12th century, the most ancient remains are from the 14th. In the 16th century, Gil de Hontañón took up the task of restoring the building. From thi…

  • Ovando Palace. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de Santa María. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/recursos-culturales/palacio-de-hernando-de-ovando. Renaissance palace reformed in the 18th century. Renaissance palace reformed in the 18th century. The entrance is a half moon arch. House or Palace of the Ovando buil…

  • Defensive walls and Cristo Arch. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza Mayor. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/recursos-culturales/muralla. The Roman doorway is the only one that still remains intact. It was built in the first century with large ashlar stones that were set in place with ropes and logs. The barrel vault lies between two…

  • Cáceres Plaza Mayor Square. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. This square emerged in the 12th century because of the annual fair which brought together a great multitude of people. During the 15th century it was surrounded by arcades with semicircular arches supported on stone pillars . This is one…

  • Cáceres Episcopal Palace. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de Santa María s/n. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. Its oldest part comes down to us from the 13th century, while the most modern part dates from the 17th century. The main façade is Renaissance in style and contains a round-arched door. There are medallions with…

  • Mayoralgo Palace. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de Santa María s/n. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. It has a façade with both Gothic and Renaissance elements from 1537. There is a magnificent Mudejar courtyard with pointed arches that rest on square and bevelled columns from the 14th century.…

  • Carvajal Palace. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Amargura 1. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. This building is also known as the Casa de Carvajal, and has both Gothic and Renaissance features. It currently houses the Cáceres Board of Tourism, Crafts and Traditional Culture.…

  • Bujaco Tower. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza Mayor. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. Relatively square Moorish tower. After the reconquest of Cáceres in 1170 by Ferdinand II of León, a relation of his set up the Cáceres Congregation in the city, which was later to become the Order of the Knights of Santiago.…

  • Sande Tower. Cáceres.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle de Orellana. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismo.ayto-caceres.es/. Built in the Gothic style, the 14th century tower is attached to the Saavedra House. Its two Gothic windows are worthy of special attention: the first has an ogee arch supported by columns enclosed in a rectangular fra…

  • Maltravieso Cave Visitor Centre. Cáceres.

    Art | Museums


    … Avenida de Cervantes, s/n. 10004. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://maltravieso.rupestre.org/. A space to discover the cave and its artistic expressions. The Visitor Centre explains Maltravieso Cave through models, recreations and videos. One of its rooms enables visitors, for example, to experiment the…

  • "Casa Pedrilla" History and Culture Museum, and Guayasamín House-Museum. Cáceres.

    Art | Museums


    … Ronda de San Francisco s/n. 10005. Cáceres. (Extremadura) E-mail: mjherreros@dip-caceres.es. http://www.brocense.com/guayasamin.asp. Art, politics and research. The "Casa Pedrilla" Museum exhibits the works and testimonies of the most important people from Caceres in the world of art. You can also f…

  • Cáceres Museum. Cáceres.

    Art | Museums


    … Plaza de las Veletas, 1. 10003. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://pt.turismo.ayto-caceres.es. From the Palaeolithic era to Rome. The museum is located in two connected buildings: Casa de las Veletas and Casa de los Caballos. The Casa de las Veletas has a Moorish cistern, while Casa de los Caballos dates…


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