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Palacio de la Aljaferia

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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Impressive outside and the cloisters are full of history.

Fascinating history in this castle from the Moors to the Kings of Aragon and now to a Government... read more

Reviewed yesterday
BarbaraCCanada
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Wow, beautiful. Go on Sunday, it's FREE.

Beautiful and historical. Suggest you take the guided tour or pay for a headset. Great depth of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Reviewed yesterday

Fascinating history in this castle from the Moors to the Kings of Aragon and now to a Government building. Very well maintained and it is nice to see that it is still being used. Some beautiful ceiling art.

Thank BarbaraCCanada
Reviewed 4 days ago

Beautiful and historical. Suggest you take the guided tour or pay for a headset. Great depth of northern Spanish history that explains where a lot of Spain's roots come from.

Thank Craig33viaje
Reviewed 1 week ago

ALJAFERIA If you are in any city of Spain make sure you come to Zaragoza and visit the Aljaferia with your friend and family because is the best place to visit in Spain. You will like this trip if you like history things, it can...More

Thank WCAstudent
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Aljaferia as part of our sightseeing trip through Zaragoza. The entry price was OK. We didn't try the guided tour but used the audio guide service which was very informative and interesting. The palace as very interesting parts and rooms, I had...More

Thank pascalbeck
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This building is very well laid out for visits and understanding the early history of Zaragoza. The Moorish architecture is stunning and several of the rooms and ceilings are amazing.

Thank SallyP57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The fort itself is very impressive. The area around it is a park and is very well maintained. Great for an afternoon stroll.

Thank Jošt H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely place to visit with beautiful rooms and courtyard gardens. Very well maintained and easy to get to on the hop on hop off bus.

Thank RJT06
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was very interesting to see the ceilings. On sundays the entry is free and not a lot of people go there so it was a very good visit. No crowds.

Thank TRNVSK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For sure the place has an important historical and architecture meaning, but to be true I've expected more. Very few elements are remained and rooms are empty. I did not take an audio guide and this was mistake. Still if you are in Zaragoza you...More

Thank Elene G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went on a sunday when entry was free. The castle is spectacular and has been thoughtfully restored and is used as a regional government building. There is an App you can use to navigate around the building. Very serene and fantastic on a very hot...More

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tk3232
12 August 2017|
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Response from Doug V | Reviewed this property |
I went by public transport, which was easy. From memory, there was plenty of street parking nearby, but it was a Sunday. It is away from the CBD, so it should be OK
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John G
20 January 2017|
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Response from carlosjoiner | Reviewed this property |
hi rent your own headset guide from the shop and go round at your leisure
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hiromi j
18 December 2016|
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Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. Christmas Day almost everything is closed.
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