Contact details

Calle del Castillo s/n
47300  Peñafiel, Valladolid  (Castile-Leon)
info@turismopenafiel.com
http://www.turismopenafiel.com/
Tel.:+34 983 881 526

Location

Valladolid

Description

An example of the German Gothic style.

Peñafiel castle is built of Campaspero stone and is an example of the German Gothic style. It is 210 metres long by 33 metres wide.

The castle is located on a hill overlooking the valleys of Duratón and Botijas. Its exterior is uniform in appearance, and it has a single door. The keep has a rectangular floor plan and is over 30 metres high, 14.5 by 20 metres at its base, and is crowned by eight turrets. The tower is flanked by two courtyards. On the interior of the castle there are two floors and a stone vault. It was declared a National Monument in 1917, and is currently home to the Provincial Museum-Foundation of the Wines of Valladolid.

  • Construction: Castle
  • Artistic period: Gothic
  • Historic period: 15th century, 10th century
  • Setting: Convent of San Pablo, Plaza Mayor square and several wineries in the Ribera del Duero designation which are open to visitors.

Practical information

Schedule

  • From Oct 01 to Mar 31
  • From Tuesday to Sunday

    Public holidays

    From 10:30 AM to 02:00 PM From 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM
  • Closing days: Monday
  • From Apr 01 to Sep 30
  • From Tuesday to Sunday

    Public holidays

    From 10:30 AM to 02:00 PM From 04:00 PM to 08:00 PM
  • Closing days: Monday

Prices

  • General: €6.60
  • Groups: €5
  • Children: €3.30

Joint admission With the Museum.


Services

Audio guide, Guided tours

Map



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