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Toledo Fortress

  • Alcázar fortress in Toledo © Turespaña

    Alcázar fortress in Toledo © Turespaña



Arab fortress


Siglo XVI


C/ Unión, s/n
45001 Toledo
Toledo, Castile-La Mancha

Telephone+34 925238800

Fax+34 925238915


It is today the site of the city's Army Museum. Its construction dates from Roman times. During the reigns of Alfonso VI and Alfonso X 'the Wise' it was rebuilt and became the first example of a square fortress with towers on the corners. It was once again rebuilt under Emperor Charles V, on this occasion by the architect Alonso de Covarrubias. The façades are Renaissance in style, and it has towers and crenellated defences according to a preliminary design by Alonso de Covarrubias, subsequently completed by Juan de Herrera. After the last reconstruction it became the site of the Army offices and museum.

Practical information



Monday to Sunday

Does not close at midday

11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Closing days: Wednesday



General: €5

Reduced: €2,5

Free admission


Disabled persons: Free admission

Large families: Free admission

ICOM members and associations: Free admission

Free admission

Under 18s, EU citizens over 65, EU university students and Youth Card holders.

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Mondays in the Sun © Museo Sefardí de Toledo

Oct 23, 2017 to May 7, 2018

Lecture, Course

Sephardic Museum - Toledo
7th course: "Mondays in the Sun: Toledo and Other Stories”

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Oct 24, 2017 to Jun 5, 2018


Toledo Royal Foundation Museum - Victorio Macho Museum - Toledo
Archaeology and Investigation series – "CSI in Toledo": Archaeology and investigation in Toledo

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Mar 25, 2018 to Apr 1, 2018

Festivity of National Tourist Interest

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