"Medieval Fortress." Calahorra tower Tip by euzkadi

Calahorra tower, Córdoba: 18 reviews and 36 photos


This huge Fortress was built by Enrique II de Trastamara to defend the city from the attacks of his brother Peter the Cruel. The fortress was built over the remains of an old Arab Castle. Now the building houses the Museo Vivo de al-Ándalus, wich displays some interestings exhibitions of the history of the three cultures that reigned the city (Muslims, Jewish and Christians)...and what about the romans?

Address: At the roman bridge
Phone: 957 293929
Website: http://www.torrecalahorra.com

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  • Written May 21, 2009
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