Castillo de San Juan de los Terreros

Pulpí, Spain

Castillo de San Juan de los Terreros was built between 1760 and 1764, during the reign of Charles III of Spain, as a horseshoe-shaped artillery fort for coastal defense. Its initial design by Thomas de Warluzel d'Hostel, was later modified, improved and finalized in 1764 by Antonio Duce Oliveros.

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Founded: 1760
Category: Castles and fortifications in Spain

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www.castles.nl

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Marco Nab (4 months ago)
Nice to see, great views.
Brian Heneghan (5 months ago)
Great beaches and lovey views
Carol Robinson (7 months ago)
Lovely views and the virtual tour through the mines was excellent, but don't try it if your claustrophobic
Brendan McGrath (13 months ago)
Without doubt the best value we have had for 2€. The castle is well presented with many artefacts showing the history and geology of the area. The views from all round the castle are simply stunning. There is parking but we chose to walk along the coast and then the road leading up. The VR presentation relating to the local mine and the relatively recent crystal discovery is worth the entrance fee in itself. If you're in the area pop in.
Harry Hudson (2 years ago)
A great view from the battlements, rooms explaining various aspects of the local history and an incredible 3D interactive experience of the recently opened Pulpi Geode. Definitely worth a visit at a cost of only one Euro.
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