An Arab palace in the heart of Zaragoza.
It was built as a place of recreation and also served as a defensive building.
It is an 11th-century Arab castle palaceRemains of its fortified area are still preserved. It is a palace of quadrangular plan with rounded towers except for one of them, known as the Troubadour's Tower, which has a rectangular plan. The rooms are arranged around the courtyard, which is open to the sky. Its roofs, coffered ceilings and plasterwork decoration are some of its greatest charms. It is currently the headquarters of the Aragonese Parliament.
- Construction: Palace
- Artistic period: Arab
- Historic period: 11th century
- From Apr 01 to Oct 31
- From Monday to Sunday From 10:00 to 14:00 From 16:30 to 20:00
- From Nov 01 to Mar 31
- From Saturday to Wednesday From 10:00 to 13:30 From 16:00 to 18:00
- Friday From 16:00 to 18:00
- General: €5
- Reduced: €1
- Children: Admission free
- Groups: €4
- Admission free