Art and culture 

Castle of Almaraz

Declared a historical Spanish heritage site, the only original part of this castle to be preserved is the keep.

Original keep


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Almaraz , Cáceres (Extremadura)
  • Declared a historical Spanish heritage site, the only original part of this castle to be preserved is the keep.

    Construction of the castle of Almaraz, a fortress near the village of the same name in Cáceres province, began in the 14th century. Of the original building only the keep remains, and it has been declared a historical Spanish heritage site. The remains of the castle that have survived until the present are privately owned, and the land around it is used as a farm.

  • Origin:
  • 14th century
  • Construction:
  • Castle
  • Fortress
  • Art period:
  • Gothic
  • Period in history:
  • 14th century

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