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Tower of Los Guzmanes

Plaza Corral de Las Campanas 1, 05001 Avila, Spain
+34 920 20 62 22
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15 th century palace

Has both Spanish and Celtic roots. Dates back to the 15 th century. Stunning from the outside and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chinapjs
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Visiting the city of Ávila.

The building of this tower dates from the 15th Century. It is also known as Palace of the Mújica... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2015
Hans G
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Santa Comba Dao, Portugal
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4 weeks ago
“15 th century palace”
22 May 2015
“Visiting the city of Ávila.”
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Plaza Corral de Las Campanas 1, 05001 Avila, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Has both Spanish and Celtic roots. Dates back to the 15 th century. Stunning from the outside and interesting inside although it functions as a governmental building. If you speak Spanish you might score a tour inside if you ask a few questions. We did

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Reviewed 22 May 2015

The building of this tower dates from the 15th Century. It is also known as Palace of the Mújica. The façade is made of granite masonry, divided into two levels with no decoration. On one of the corners, a large tower stands. It has a...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2014

We came here during our trip to Spain over Christmas. We weren't sure what to expect from the inside, but all we seemed able to see was a large scale nativity tableau. It was surprisingly interesting, but rather crowded with visitors as we all shuffled...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2013

The museum gives a history in Spanish and English about the Vettones, Celtic people who carved the stone "verraco" boars. These "iron age" people lived in the area from about the 6th to the 1st century BC. We found five stones scattered about Avila.

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