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2 Oct 2017
“Impressive Building”
27 Dec 2016
“Lovely view with park opposite”
Paseo Zorrilla 2, 47001 Valladolid, Spain
+34 983 35 02 00
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

The facade of the Academia de Caballeria is very impressive and it is a very large building that is best seen from across the street. The building is quite close to downtown and one can easily walk to it.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Lovely view with park opposite, the fountains are a great photo opportunity for anyone visiting the city.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Olivia C
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Beautful buiding with great architecture; you can visit the buidilng and museum inside with great collections, you are inside a place where you can breathe the pride and love of a country - Really nice to see.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank 68Mauricio
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Although we were not able to go in, I have heard that on special days or with the escort of an official it is possible to see the inside. We were also told that the inside is not as impressive as the outside. This is...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank BenHodge34
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I visited the local area - passing through from Campo Grande in Feb 2016. The academy itself is a military academy so likely they often won't open to the public but you can get some amazing photos closeby, starting from around the local water features...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Globalurban
Reviewed 18 February 2013

This is an active military building. That means that the inside cannot be visited by tourists but the outside and the environment are very good.

Date of experience: February 2013
Thank Jose S
Reviewed 21 September 2012

Due to the fiesta of the Virgin going on when I was there I was not able to go inside to see everything, but it is truly impressive to look at, as it is the Headquarters of the Spanish Cavalry. It sits across from the...More

Date of experience: September 2012
1  Thank paulr147
Reviewed 13 May 2012

The Military Cavalry Academy is located at Paseo de Zorrilla, 2. The Academia Militar de Caballeria was started in 1852 in the city, but burned down in 1915. The new building was started soon after that event and its model was the Palace of Monterrey...More

Date of experience: August 2011
6  Thank BennyMalaga
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