Contact details

Ctra. Ma-4042, Artá-Canyamel, km. 5
07589  Capdepera, Majorca  (Balearic Islands)
Tel.:+34 971841134





The tower has a square floor plan and Gothic architecture, and is one of the most singular buildings of its kind in Europe and unique in Majorca. Standing 23 metres tall, it served as a refuge for the townspeople and a defence for the Canyamel valley.

This distinctive monument on the island of Majorca was built by the Montsó family in the mid 13th century, and today is still in a good state of conservation. It is divided into three floors. The lower floor includes a survey of the history of the monument and the chance to see a documentary. On the first floor there is an interesting ethnographic exhibition (ceramics, armaments and military accoutrements) and a display of arts and crafts. Finally, the top floor offers a panoramic view over the valley.  

  • Artistic period: Gothic

Practical information


  • From Apr 01 to Oct 31
  • From Tuesday to Saturday From 10:00 to 14:00 From 16:00 to 19:00
  • Public holidays and Sunday From 10:00 to 14:00
  • Closing days: Monday


  • General: €3
  • Admission free Niños hasta 12 años


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