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Puerta de Cambron

Paseo de Recadero, s/n, Spain
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Gate of the Jews

This gate replaced and earlier Moorish construction. It dates from 1576 and was built on a square... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
Dan L
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Bunbury, Australia
Impressive!

This gate is also known as "Gate of the Jews" as it enters into the Jewish section of Toledo. I... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
forshara
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Cape Elizabeth, Maine
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Paseo de Recadero, s/n, Spain
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Reviewed 22 May 2018

This gate replaced and earlier Moorish construction. It dates from 1576 and was built on a square base with an interior patio surrounded by four towers covered by slate capitals. The gates have the coats of arms of the city and of Felipe II. On...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2018

This gate is also known as "Gate of the Jews" as it enters into the Jewish section of Toledo. I have no idea when it was constructed but in 1576, there was work done on it. It is a beautiful gate with four towers and...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Also known as the “Gate of the Jews”, the Cambron gate is a fine, strong, beautiful example of 16th century architecture – and is still used (by pedestrians and motor vehicles) today. It even has its original doors. There’s a fine view over the countryside...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2017

Located close to the Jewish quarter, this is one of the oldest gates to the city dating back to the Visigoth period. The current gate is a 16th century reconstruction on the remains of the original one. It is a large gate with the portal...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely site in Toledo. I stumbled upon it on my way from the Jewish Quarter to the train station (long way round). It is lovely, but not worthy of a special trip.

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Reviewed 2 June 2016

The gate is quite lovely, marred only by the amount of traffic trying to pass by. Be attentive if you get caught up in the architectural details while passing through he gate as the drivers seem equally distracted! Still - an important part of Toledo...More

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