Consorcio de Turismo de Córdoba
Torre de la Calahorra y puente romano
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.
- Artistic period:
- Historic period:
- 14th century
- Roman bridge.
- 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
Children: Admission free