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.
06411 Medellin, Medellín, Badajoz (Extremadura)