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The Moorish Castle Complex (The Tower of Homage and The Gate House)

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Rather a hurried visit as close to closing time - our driver dropped us off here & it was definitely worth the climb to the top for the views - would like to spend more time to understand the full history of the place -...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 5 days ago

The original fortifications and worth a vist for the views from the ramparts if nothing else. If you have time you should make the effort

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely worth taking the time to visit on your descent from th rock. Shady garden area, great views from the top.

Thank Datchet
Reviewed 1 week ago

Relatively small area inside with access to the top of the Moorish Castle and down some steps to a smaller area with facts that recommend you visit the Gibraltar museum. It almost felt like it was recommending that we visit the museum instead of the...More

Thank ralexia80
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wish this castle was exactly as it was in its early years as you can see how beautiful and luxurious it would have been inside. The gardens outside are lovely, with a well stocked pond, the walkway is very impressive. Unfortunately it has probably...More

Thank HubbleBubbleTrouble
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small, very old castle you visit on your way down the rock. Quaint but not a lot to see - probably not worth visiting unless you are passing and already have an all attractions ticket

Thank drichard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very short visit as disappointed. Not worth the time, as not much to see other than views. Little information available

Thank Biddy50
Reviewed 11 August 2018

I appreciate that this is very old but there wasn't a lot to see. There is a steel staircase to the top with a floor open with a few rooms to see. The views from the top are okay. A slight disappointment as I expected...More

Thank Adrian T
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

The old building has many rooms and floors to observe, only a few accessible to tourists. Narrow metal stairs take you through the buildings center and all the way to the roof where the view is wonderful. I usually am not afraid of heights but...More

Thank cherbarrie
Reviewed 7 July 2018

My wife and I recently spent the day on Gibraltar exploring this amazing place....There is so much to see and , unfortunately not enough time to see it all. We explored on our own as much as we could walking up and down hills ,...More

Thank pparrothead
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12 August 2016|
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Response from Svignolo | Reviewed this property |
Our tickets were covered through a package that allows entrance to all major attractions.