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

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was part of our private tour and was very interesting to hear about the history. Fascinating to hear everything.

Thank Ken Q
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the Moorish Castle on a recent visit to Gibraltar. Its a lovely place to visit.The castle is a lovely old building with character. One of my many favorite Gibraltar attractions. i enjoyed the view over both Gibraltar,the airstrip and Spain. Its a great...More

Thank Bobby T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The entry ticket is £12 pp which is very expensive but we had it included on our nature reserve ticket. Good views all round but there is not much to this castle other than going up the steep steps to the roof for the higher...More

Thank Andydjp
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Our guide, John Lopez with Gibraltar Rock Tours, stopped here for us to get a look at the Moorish Castle. The castle itself wasn’t overly impressive, but it does give some insight into the fascinating history of Gibraltar and the building itself. This is somewhat...More

Thank CPaM68
Reviewed 20 September 2018 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 MarkIngmanthorpe
Reviewed 18 September 2018

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 15 September 2018

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

Thank Datchet
Reviewed 11 September 2018

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 11 September 2018

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 4 September 2018

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

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Response from Patty V | Reviewed this property |
Our tickets were covered through a package that allows entrance to all major attractions.