Monroy Castle

Monroy, Spain

Monroy Castle origins date back to 1309, when the area was privileged to nobleman Hernán Pérez de Monroy. The oldest part, square form main castle and three corner towers, date from the 14th century.  Later on, in the 16th century, it underwent restructuring and was converted into a palatial residence.

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Founded: 14th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Spain

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www.turismoextremadura.com

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Jose Vaquero (14 months ago)
A very interesting site
Concha Pizarro Gonzalez (15 months ago)
I had always seen it closed. I liked it, I hope to see it when it is completely restored. I would have liked to climb the towers.
Pablo D. (16 months ago)
It says it is open 24 hours but it is not. We came on a Saturday afternoon and the castle was closed. We asked the neighbors and they told us that they only opened by making an appointment with the town hall. The truth is that we haven't seen much movement in the town... being a hot weekend in March there could be more tourism... It's a shame it's not well used.
JUAN P. G (3 years ago)
Very nice and well preserved, although with this covid thing you have to make an appointment to visit it
Óscar de los Reyes (3 years ago)
Monroy Castle is an emblematic place. Monumental. The town is worth a visit just for its Alcázar.
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