Contact details

06411  Medellin, Medellín, Badajoz  (Extremadura)
otmedellin@badajoz.es
www.medellin.es/
http://medellin-turismo.weebly.com/
Tel.:+34 924822438
Fax.:+34 924822438

Location

Badajoz

Description

The castle replaced a 10th-century fortress which was destroyed in the 14th century by Pedro I the Cruel and rebuilt by the Infante Sancho of Castile. It has a double walled perimeter with many round turrets and reinforcing towers. Inside, the castle preserves a 12th-century underground reservoir. The castle was extended in the 15th and 16th centuries.

  • Construction: Castle
  • Artistic period: Renaissance
  • Historic period: 16th century, 10th century

Practical information

Schedule

  • From Oct 01 to May 31
  • From Tuesday to Friday From 15:30 to 18:00
  • Saturday, Sunday, Public holidays From 11:00 to 13:30 From 15:30 to 18:00
  • From Jun 01 to Sep 30
  • From Tuesday to Friday From 17:30 to 20:00
  • Saturday, Sunday, Public holidays From 11:00 to 13:30 From 17:30 to 20:00

Prices

  • General: €2
  • Children: Admission free
  • Hasta los 10 años.
  • Retired persons: €1

Map



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