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La Pasiega Cave

  • Bison and horse in the La Pasiega cave © Sociedad Regional de Cultura y Deporte de Cantabria

    Bison and horse in the La Pasiega cave © Sociedad Regional de Cultura y Deporte de Cantabria

  

Category

Cave

Style

Prehistoric
Monte Castillo
39670 Puente Viesgo
Cantabria
Cantabria

Telephone+34 942598425

Fax+34 942598305

Prehistoric Paintings.

It is part of the Altamira Caves and Palaeolithic Cave Art in northern Spain declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

This cave contains the largest number of cave paintings anywhere in the Iberian Peninsula. There are 291 drawings of animals, 134 complete symbols and 25 series of isolated dots.

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The cave is not open to visitors.

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