Contact details

Calle Palau Reial, s/n.
07001  Palma, Majorca  (Balearic Islands)
Tel.:+34 971214134
Fax.:+34 971719145




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    National Heritage certification


The Alcázar Real in Majorca

The name means a citadel outside the city walls.

La Almudaina Palace was the seat of the independent kingdom of Majorca during the reigns of Jaime I, Sancho I and Jaime II, until it became part of the kingdom of Aragon under Pedro IV. The castle visible today is the result of modifications to the Muslim fortress constructed from 1281. The building comprises a rectangular tower, home to the King's Palace, Queen's Palace, a hall known as Tinell, the Royal Chapel and courtyards. Inside, special mention should be made of a range of tapestries and furniture from different periods of history. It is currently used by His Majesty the King of Spain as a residence for official summer ceremonies.

  • Construction: Palace
  • Artistic period: Gothic
  • Historic period: 13th century

Practical information


  • From Apr 01 to Sep 30
  • From Tuesday to Sunday From 10:00 to 20:00
  • Closing days: Monday
  • From Oct 01 to Mar 31
  • From Tuesday to Sunday From 10:00 to 18:00
  • Closing days: Monday

El último sábado de cada mes a las 12:00 horas se produce el cambio de guardia de honor. La particularidad es que los soldados visten uniformes de época del cuerpo de voluntarios creado en 1808.


  • General: €7
  • Reduced: €4

Free admission: children under 5 years. Admission free Wednesday and Thursday afternoon (European Union citizens or of Latin America).


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