Contact details

Avenida del Ejército s/n
31002  Pamplona-Iruña, Pamplona, Navarre  (Navarre)
ciudadela@ayto-pamplona.es
www.turismo.navarra.es
Tel.:+34 948420975

Location

Autonomous region:
Navarre

Province/Island:
Navarre

Navarra

Description

Built under the reign of Felipe II, who commissioned the work to the Italian military engineer Fratín.Pentagonal in shape.Out of its five bastions, only three remain.There are two entrances, the main one orientated towards the historic quarter and the Socorro entrance.During the 18th century, it was converted into a prison for illustrious men such as the Count of Floridablanca, the Marquis of Leganés, etc. Today it houses a park and several exhibition rooms.

Construction:
Fortress

Artistic period:
Renaissance

Historic period:
16th century

Practical information

Schedule

From Monday to Friday
From 07:30 to 21:30

Saturday
From 08:00 to 21:30

Public holidays
From 09:00 to 21:30

Prices

Admission free

Map


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