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Contact details

Camino a la antigua estación de ferrocarril a 14 kms.
44600  Alcañiz, Teruel  (Aragon)
informatica@alcaniz.es
www.alcaniz.es

Location

Autonomous region:
Aragon

Province/Island:
Teruel

Teruel

Reservations


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    World Heritage, a certification granted by UNESCO.


Description

Cave painting site of Val del Charco.

Declared a World Heritage site by UNESCO.

Cave painting sites have been declared World Heritage sites by UNESCO within the Mediterranean Basin of the Iberian Peninsula. UNESCO have declared that 'the body of works from the prehistoric period represented by the cave paintings from the Mediterranean Basin in eastern Spain is one of the largest collection of sites of cave painting art in all of Europe and is a magnificent representation of human life within a period of mankind's cultural evolution'.

Construction:
Prehistoric cave

Artistic period:
Prehistory

Practical information

Prices

Admission free

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