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The Calahorra Tower Museum in Córdoba offers a captivating journey through the History and Culture of al-Andalus, a unique occasion to discover: - historic figures such as Averroes, Maimonides, Ibn Arabi and King Alfonso X the Wise - the science...more
From the outside, just a tower with a view over the bridge. But it's far more than that, a fascinating and very illuminating insight into the cultural and religious history of Andalucia. Well worth an hour of anybody's time.
This is a fascinating tower with interesting rooms and a wonderful winding staircase, including a tiny one leading to the roof - but completely spoiled by one of the least informative and most boring audioguides I have ever come across.
It told me nothing about...More
This place was super. I know (or knew) next to nothing about Spain and its history, so this museum was an amazing introduction for a beginner. They packed a hell of a lot of information into the place- you get audio guides in your chosen...More
The Calahorra Tower stands at the far end of the Roman Bridge across the river Guadalquivir. Inside the tower, on two floors is a museum that tells the history of how Muslims, Jews and Christians lived side by side in Andalusia.
There are some amazing...More
This tower contains a series of exhibits on Moorish Andalucia on the other side of the beautiful Roman Bridge. The exhibit on civil engineering, a scale model of the Alhambra, and dioramas of Andalucian life were highlights of this "museum" (they do not call themselves...More
This medieval tower is very impressive from the outside, and inside there is a small unpretentious but interesting museum that tells about life in Cordoba centuries ago. You visit the museum from the bottom up and when you get to the top you enjoy a...More
Enjoy an interesting audio and visual tour of the history and culture of the area as historical figures talk about art, architecture, science and music of Cordoba. As a bonus, there are great views of the city from the roof of the tower.
This impressive tower stands at the south end of the Roman Bridge overlooking the Guadalquivir River. It is a fortified gate and the oldest defence building in the city, built by the Moors to prevent the city from being attacked. In 1369 it was vastly...More