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"palace Monterrey" Palacio de Monterrey Tip by el_ruso

Palacio de Monterrey, Salamanca: 7 reviews and 15 photos


This huge palace is easily the most impressive of many Renaissance mansions in Salamanca. It was built in 1539 by Alonso de Acevedo y Zuñiga, third count of Monterrey and viceroy of Naples. The architect was Rodrigo Gil de Hontañon (who was the architect of the cathedral). It is so big I could not fit the whole building into the photo :D

Directions: calle de la Compañia

Review Helpfulness: 2 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Apr 20, 2007
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