Santa Cruz Castle

Oleiros, Spain

The Castle of Santa Cruz was built in the 16th century by General Diego Dasmariñas to improve the defensive system of the bay of A Coruña. For some time it was the stately home of writer Emilia Pardo Bazán and her husband Xosé Quiroga, who purchased it in an auction in the 19th century.

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Founded: 16th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Spain

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Anthony Woollett (4 months ago)
To be fair I didn't go inside and only went for a walk around it. It's a really amazing place with spectacular views of Santa Cruz and A Coruña.
christian rendon (5 months ago)
Nice place to enjoy the view and the sea
Xosema Pena (5 months ago)
Nice to walk around it
Graciela Dominguez (11 months ago)
It´s amazing place my favourite castle in A Coruña.
Andrea (12 months ago)
Love this place! I would recommend going expecially during the evening, right before the sunset!
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