Contact details

Diagonal del Palau s/n
03009  Elche-Elx, Elche, Alicante - Alacant  (Valencia)
http://www.visitelche.com
Tel.:+34 966658203
Fax.:+34 965456611

Location

Alicante-Alacant

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Description

Site of the Municipal Archaeological Museum.

The building is currently the site of the Municipal Archaeological Museum. The Palace was part of a fortification which served as accommodation to Jaime II of Aragon, Ramón Berenguer, Pedro IV and the Catholic Monarchs among others. The museum was created by Alejandro Ramos Folqués and houses the archaeological remains found at the site of La Alcudia and the Elche park, some pieces from the Bronze and Copper Ages and from the Roman and Arab eras, together with an exact replica of the Lady of Elche, the original of which is in the National Archaeological Museum.

  • Construction: Palace
  • Artistic period: Gothic
  • Historic period: 12th century

Practical information

Schedule

  • From Monday to Saturday From 10:00 to 18:00
  • Public holidays and Sunday From 10:30 to 13:30

Prices

  • General: €3
  • Reduced: €1,50

Map



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