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Contact details

Puente Romano s/n
14009  Córdoba, Cordoba  (Andalusia)
torrecalahorra@torrecalahorra.com
www.torrecalahorra.com
Tel.:+34 957293929
Fax.:+34 957202677

Location

Autonomous region:
Andalusia

Province/Island:
Cordoba

Córdoba

Description

The defence of the honour of the family

It was built by Henry II of Trastámara as a means of defence against his brother Peter I (Peter the Cruel). It lies on what was once an Arabian castle.

It has a Latin cross plan with three arms formed by square towers joined by quarter cylinders and finished off with crenellations. It comprises of 8 rooms and houses the three cultures museum. It lies next to the Roman bridge and has been the site of many a battle. It houses the Museo Vivo de Al-Andalus (Al-Andalus Living Museum), by the Paradigma Cordoba Foundation.

Construction:
Tower

Artistic period:
Gothic

Historic period:
14th century

Setting:
Roman bridge.

Practical information

Schedule

From Oct 01 to Apr 30
From 10:00 to 18:00



From May 01 to Sep 30
From 10:00 to 14:00
From 16:30 to 20:30




Prices

General: €4,50
Reduced: €3
Children: Admission free

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