Art and culture
- The Fortresses Interpretation Centre
The Fortresses Interpretation Centre
Location and Contact:
- Tel.:+34 692 66 72 48
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Website address: www.alconchel.es
- Guided Tours
- Art and culture
Extremadura González Santana Ethnographic Museum
The foundation stone of Olivenza Castle may also be found in this space devoted to traditions and archaeology
Castillo de los Arcos
This castle monument built by order of Don Lorenzo Suárez de Figueroa is located in pastureland near Almendral.
Miraflores Castle, Alconchel
A fortress with incredible views of the countryside, which has been the scenario of numerous battles all through history.
Throughout its history the Nogales Castle has suffered from the advances of the French and the Portuguese. It has been restored to all its splendour.
Castle of Olivenza
Located in the municipality of Olivenza in the province of Badajoz, this castle suffered the ravages of war.
Castle of Villanueva del Fresno
This fortress, which was devastated during a battle with the Portuguese, stands on the highest point of Villanueva del Fresno.
This castle in the province of Badajoz is of Templar origin but only a thirteen meter tower has survived to the present day, it is adjacent to the current town hall of Zahínos.
The Castillo del Coso, a fortress built in the 12th and 13th centuries, stands in Higuera de Vargas.
Las Claras Windmill
Because of its structure and origin, this oil mill was often confused with a convent
The castle of the seven towers contains this enclosure which is seen as a jewel in the world of bullfighting.