Staircase of the Royal Butchery of Priego de Córdoba

Contact details

Calle San Luis s/n.
14800  Priego de Córdoba, Cordoba  (Andalusia)
Tel.:+34 957700625




These were used for the slaughter of cattle as a slaughterhouse and market in the sixteenth century. They were designed by Francisco del Castillo. The façade is in Mannerist style, with columns on which a triangular pediment is placed. The building has a square floor plan, with a central courtyard. It has galleries of rounded arches on stone columns and towers at its angles. The construction includes a spiral staircase.

  • Construction: Public building
  • Artistic period: Renaissance
  • Historic period: 16th century

Practical information


  • From Sep 16 to May 31
  • From Tuesday to Saturday

    From 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM From 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
  • Public holidays and Sunday
    From 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
  • Closing days: Monday
  • From Jun 01 to Sep 15
  • From Tuesday to Sunday

    From 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM From 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Closing days: Monday


  • General: €1,5


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