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Centro de Interpretacion Patrimonial de Almeria

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A good introduction

There seems to be some confusion in the reviews - but this is the visitor centre / museum in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
OriginalJerseyGirl
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Well worth a visit

This is a free visitors centre that gives an introduction to Almeria. A great way to get to know... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
londongirl245
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Calle Marin 17 | Junto a Plaza Vieja, 04003, Almeria, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There seems to be some confusion in the reviews - but this is the visitor centre / museum in the Plaze Vieja, no climbing stairs to get there. It's a great introduction, free to go in and plenty of boards in English to help you...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

This is a free visitors centre that gives an introduction to Almeria. A great way to get to know the history of the city and orient yourself a bit for further exploration.

Thank londongirl245
Reviewed 31 August 2018

I didn't know of this place, I was at the Castle on the adjacent hill which is also a must visit!! This and that are free! I had trouble getting to it, as GPS doesn't account for closed roads often.... so I climbed the hill...More

Thank Carlos V
Reviewed 29 October 2017

A great introduction to Almeria. A model of the train runs alongside the stairs from the ground to the second floor. Te exhibits on the first and second floor cover from the beginning of Almeria to modern days. There are great views from the roof...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We did not realise this monument was not part of the Alcazaba Fortress. We climbed the seemingly endless steps through the local residences following the sight of the large statue of Jesus on top of the hill. When we got there the views are 360....More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 2 August 2017

The journey up from town was steep, but the views from the top was impressive. There is not a lot to do up there and unfortunately, if you are going to the Alkazbar, you have to walk down and back up again.

Thank NAS1954
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Challenging climb, and good exercise to take few photos. nothing very impressive, from there continue walking over to Alcazaba Fort. C U Around

Thank majeo
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Free entry, three levels: first level dedicated the Muslim Almeria, second floor to the Christian era and last storey to the contemporary Almeria. A huge terrace offe5rs great views over the city.

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Reviewed 11 August 2016

Worth a visit but very steep if you are not fit and able. Fantastic views of Almeria and the coast. I was surprised that it was free to enter and staff very helpful.

2  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 4 May 2016

The walk up to this statue is quite arduous, but your reward takes your breath away,the surrounding castle ruins are fascinating and date back to many centuries ago. The views of the integral part of the city are great.

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