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Fundacion Real Escuela Andaluza del Arte Ecuestre

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Address: Avda. Duque de Abrantes, 11407 Jerez De La Frontera, Spain
Phone Number: +34 956 31 96 35
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Description: The Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art Foundation, in Jerez de la...
The Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art Foundation, in Jerez de la Frontera, is famous all over the world for its show called "How the Andalusian Horses Dance", a unique exhibition of horsemanship which both exhibits and summarises the work which the institution has carried out since its establishment. Although the show "How the Andalusian Horses Dance" may be considered the highest attainment of the School's work, there are other aspects which are regarded as equally, or even more important, for the Institution. Among these, we would like to highlight its role as a social and cultural vehicle for our equestrian heritage, the selection and promotion of horses, the training of Haute Ecole riders, the preservation and promotion of Classical and Country Dressage (Doma Vaquera), maintaining the prestige of our horsemanship, the breed of our Spanish horses, our traditions and culture. Furthermore, the show enables the Royal School to play host for the Province of Cadiz and to act as ambassadors abroad on annual tours to various foreign countries. In addition to the show, you might enjoy a visit to our training facilities as well as the Museum of Equestrian Art and the Carriage Museum.
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Dancing horses!

We caught the noon show and thoroughly enjoyed watching the elegant Arabian horses dance under the direction of their talented riders. Beautiful choreography, very nice grounds... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
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Loreto
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

We decided to book the show (is not on every day, so check with your hotel first!) because we had been told that the show was good. And indeed it was, but I guess that horse connoisseurs would appreciate it more than normal people. My son enjoyed the show but I personally thought that it was a bit sad to... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We caught the noon show and thoroughly enjoyed watching the elegant Arabian horses dance under the direction of their talented riders. Beautiful choreography, very nice grounds and setting.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

I thoroughly enjoyed walking around the beautiful grounds, watching the horses practice and then the incredible show. The precision with which the horses move is amazing, Wish photos were allowed so I could share. Well worth a visit.

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Castle Donington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

If you are into horses this place is a must. The show is great. The facilities are unbelievable. However you cannot take photos of the show.

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Reigate, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

Particularly if you are a horse lover this is a must see on your itinerary. We visited on Monday when there is no show but a training session. It helps to understand what they are doing. The visit to the stables is conducted with a local guide. The museum is fascinating.

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Roanne, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

What can I say....my wife grew up with and loves horses and these are some of the best trained around....I'm told. The show was a little lacklustre for my taste and a little drawn out for what it was, the music a little overly dramatic also. There's no doubting the skill of the riders and trainers however and the horses... More 

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Fuengirola, Spain
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Taking photos is not permitted. I could understand no flash, but this is waist of experience. Pictures are good marketing on social media and nice memory for family. Good show, but this ruined it for us.

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Benalup-Casas Viejas, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

There is so much to see here,, make sure that you make it a full day, from the grounds of the Palace of Time located just 5 minutes walk When you go into Arte Ecuestre you are greeted with helpful and very knowledgable staff and the grounds are beautiful .The main arena is well designed and a well put together... More 

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Providence, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

If you're near Jerez, don't miss seeing this attraction! Andaluzian horses are an important component of the Spanish history and culture We arrived a bit early so were able to walk around the beautiful, well kept grounds while watching riders schooling their mounts. Most of the horses were ridden although several were pulling light carriages. I have horses so was... More 

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Toronto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Even if you are not a "horsy" person you'll appreciate the show and, of course, the beauty of those animals. The show was nice but, as a personal opinion, it was a little bit long (90 minutes including a 10 min intermission). If you go in winter, they have a good offer: During the months of January and February, if... More 

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