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c/ San Mateo, 1
06510  Alburquerque, Badajoz  (Extremadura)
Tel.:+34 924401202
Tel.:+34 924400000




Luna Castle.

It is known as Luna Castle, referring to Álvaro de Luna, Master of the Order of Santiago and High Constable of Castile, who lived in it for a long time. It has four enclosed areas, but the outstanding thing about the building is the Keep, divided internally into five levels. It is entered through a pointed arch. Inside, you can find the church of Santa María la Mayor del Castillo, a Romanesque church with three naves covered by barrel arches.

  • Construction: Castle
  • Artistic period: Gothic
  • Historic period: 13th century
  • Setting: Parish church of Santa María del Mercado.

Practical information


  • From Oct 01 to Mar 31
  • From Tuesday to Sunday

    11:00 AM 12:00 PM 1:00 PM
  • 4:00 PM 5:00 PM
  • Closing days: Monday
  • From Apr 01 to Sep 30
  • From Tuesday to Sunday

    11:00 AM 12:00 PM 1:00 PM
  • 5:00 PM 6:00 PM
  • Closing days: Monday


  • Admission free


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