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San Miguel Castle

  • Exterior of San Miguel castle © Turespaña

    Exterior of San Miguel castle © Turespaña

  

Category

Castle

Style

Renaissance
Explanada del Castillo, s/n.
18690 Almuñécar
Granada, Andalusia
Granada

Telephone+34 650027584 - +34 607865466

E-mailcultura@almunecar.info

Websitehttp://www.turismoalmunecar.es

The castle might have been built during the Punic period but of this culture the only remains that have been found is ceramic.Remains of a Roman fortress have been found here.Even though it would be during the Nazarite period when it became important, famous for its prison and dungeon.In it there were imprisoned some dethroned Sultans, Ministers fallen into disgrace, or military heads.The fortress was given to the Catholic Monarchs by Caid Ibn al-Hay.. In 1808, it was bombarded by an English fleet.Of note Inside the castle is the Neoclassic pavilion that has no connection whatsoever with the rest of the building.

Practical information

Timetables

 

Sep 16 to Oct 31

Tuesday to Saturday

10:00 AM to 1:30 PM

5:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Sunday

10:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Closing days: Monday

 

Nov 01 to Mar 31

Tuesday to Saturday

10:00 AM to 1:30 PM

4:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Sunday

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Closing days: Monday

 

Jul 01 to Sep 15

Tuesday to Saturday

10:00 AM to 1:30 PM

6:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Sunday

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Closing days: Monday

Rates

 

General: €2,35

Reduced: €1,60

Groups: €1,30

Children: €0,80

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