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Plaza de Toros

Calle Virgen de La Paz 15, 29400 Ronda, Spain
+34 952 87 41 32
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Founded by the local nobility at the end of the 16th century,the Real Maestranza maintains a horse-riding school and is also the builder of an impressive bullring, in the centre of the romantic town of Ronda, near Malaga and the Costa del Sol. In modern times, the principal activities are devoted to the conservation of its unique historical and artistic heritage. It has gained a deserved reputation for the recovery of archives,works of art, libraries and original documents relating to its history. The bullring is open to the general public all year round and the visit includes the Bullfighting Museum, the Royal Harness Collection and the Antique Firearms Collection.Corporacion nobiliaria cuyos origenes se remontan a 1572, la Real Maestranza mantiene en la actualidad un patrimonio historico y artistico unico en Espana por su singularidad y caracter, relacionado con el mundo de la caballeria, la equitacion y la tauromaquia. Bajo los tendidos de su monumental Plaza de Toros, que data de finales del siglo XVIII, se encuentran la Sala de Tauromaquia y las colecciones de Guarnicioneria y Armas de Fuego Antiguas, en su conjunto un importante reclamo turisticos en el casco historico de la romantica ciudad de Ronda, a escasa distancia de Malaga y la Costa del Sol, y accesible todos los dias del ano en horario ininterrumpido.
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Calle Virgen de La Paz 15, 29400 Ronda, Spain
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+34 952 87 41 32
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We are very anti-bull fighting and didn't think we would ever go inside a bull ring but as we had some time to spare we decided to have a look inside. From a historic point of view we found it all a bit fascinating and...More

Thank CMMC451
Reviewed 4 days ago

Recommend a guide to explain the history about their bull fighting. Even if we non Spanish dislike it it's interesting to hear about all stages in the "fight"

Thank Centh L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second visit to Ronda and I still went to re visit the Bull Ring. I do not believe in Bull fighting but it is still worth a visit for curiosity sakes.

Thank Peter1941
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was something to do while spending the afternoon in Ronda. Wasn't too expensive and we splurged for the headset guided tour. Interesting history of the bull ring and bull fighting over the centuries.

Thank Sergio B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum was interesting. To see how tiny the matadors outfits were was fascinating. To see the history of what the bullring was used for was quite an education. The seating capacity is 6,000! Definitely worth a visit.

Thank getgoing2
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the oldest bullrings in Spain. Preserved in immaculate condition and with plenty of things to see. No bull fighting takes place there anymore (thankfully) but the stables are still occupied and displays of horsemanship take place from time to time. Amazing indoor arena...More

Thank VickyN73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you visit to Ronda you must visit Plaza de toros de Ronda and find out the history of bullfights and corridas. I recommend to visit the museum with a guide. Plaza de toros de Ronda is the oldest in Spain. If you remember Maddona's...More

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wasn't very enthusiastic at the start of this visit as bullfighting isn't something I have every appreciated. However, the true beauty in the architecture of this building is really something to admire and the museum is full of historical items and information. It was...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely visit to the oldest bullfighting ring in Spain. A highlight when visiting Ronda and certainly recommended!

Thank Citizens
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this attraction with the same prism as I did the Roman Coliseum. Its historical and architectural value is significant. We rented the audio guide and sat in the stands and listened to the detailed program. It was a hot day and the shade...More

Thank Sherry P
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avceng
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Response from Clubglenn | Reviewed this property |
I think you'll need to google it - the dates change every year
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roberty477
21 November 2015|
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Response from JOC834 | Reviewed this property |
September each year and you can log onto their web site to get notification of when sales of tickets take place
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Pamela W
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Response from RBD930 | Reviewed this property |
You can go to their website directly from the Tripadvisor page. Along the top is a tab that you can click for English if you need to. Click the "Visit" tab and the hours are listed. Lots of other valuable information is... More
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