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Enjoy Mari Angeles amazing stories

In this place you're going to hear amazing stories about the prison and Alhama De Granada from the... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Benalmadena, Spain
Small ... but perfectly formed

Alhama de Granada is a small town in a stunningly beautiful area of Andalucía. We were visiting the... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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Es una Antigua Cárcel del S.XVII donde de una manera bastante amena podemos conocer la historia, las fiestas y las costumbres de Alhama. Tiene 6 salas y cada una de ellas dedicada a una parte de su historia. 1.- Sala de la Historia. 2.-Celda de...more
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Plaza los Presos 11, 18120, Alhama de Granada, Spain
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

In this place you're going to hear amazing stories about the prison and Alhama De Granada from the amazing interesting woman -Mari Angeles. Don't miss it!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Alhama de Granada is a small town in a stunningly beautiful area of Andalucía. We were visiting the town for the day and passed the interpretation centre. A young lady from the centre came out to speak to us and invited us in. It's a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank ProfessorClements
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Nice and cheap afternoon out. The kids were free and it was only €2 per adult. We spent an hour or so looking around and watching the videos. The kids also loved the dressing up clothes

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank jimmy4k
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Housed in the former jail, the centre informs about the history and the sights worth seeing in Alhama.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Fred W
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

A snap shot of the history of the town including a/v presentation and interactive elements. Worth spending 20 mins in the briefing before exploring the town, gorge and spa.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank michaelgQ9416XU
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Worth a look for sure. The woman at the desk was helpful and friendly. Our visit was short, and perhaps I missed some elements: but it's a great start in a wonderful building in explaining the incredible history of this charming town.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank LaMouton
Reviewed 6 May 2014

The CIAG is the place where Alhama de Granada is explained. Its history, the famous earthquake of Christmas Day 1884 which virtually destroyed the city. The local culture such as the Carnival, the Fiestas, the Churches, the Arab heritage, the Spanish Conquest and much more....More

Date of experience: February 2014
4  Thank Alina S
Reviewed 2 April 2014

do the tour before you start exploring the area, it will give you ideas about walks and palces to see locally. Speaks spanish and english, cost a few euros each. No prams or wheel chairs due to lots of steps and cobbles. visit El Tigra...More

Date of experience: March 2014
2  Thank Jaffa1111
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