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The Calahorra Tower Museum in Córdoba offers a captivating journey through the History and Culture of al-Andalus, a unique occasion to discover: - historic figures such as Averroes, Maimonides, Ibn Arabi and King Alfonso X the Wise - the science...more
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Puente Romano s/n, 14009 Cordoba, Spain
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were in Cordoba for only a few hours mainly with the intention of going on a guided tour of the Mezquita Mosque/Cathedral. While we passed the Calahorra Tower on our way across the Roman bridge we didn't enter it. At this point I didn't...More

Thank Brucestewart
Reviewed 5 days ago

Calahorra Tower is definitely the best spot in Córdoba to have an impressing global view of the historic city center with the dominating Mezquita, as well as the Roman Bridge.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

A well presented exhibition overwhelmed by an overly long, loud and dull audio guide. Give me something to read anytime. The only time I’ve found audio guides that come on automatically to work well was in the Reichtag. But that is Germany this is Spain....More

Thank peterpiperpickedapec
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view from the top of the tower is spectacular though the museum is not anything to write home about. Just a collection of models, oddly at no point anything about the history of the tower is mentioned though there is a room with a...More

Thank tigerwa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cheap but a bit too over the top in its presentation. The way you are provided with an audio guide is good. However a simpler explanation of the history of the building and Cordoba would have been better. Instead you lose interest as the audio...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very noticeable tower on the river bank which has been refurbished in recent years. This is located by he old bridge as you walk to the old town.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The tower gives a great view of the city but I think that the most important thing is the way the museum is structured staying true to its educational purpose. Worth every cent...

Thank StamatisK31
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the outside, just a tower with a view over the bridge. But it's far more than that, a fascinating and very illuminating insight into the cultural and religious history of Andalucia. Well worth an hour of anybody's time.

Thank Dewi C
Reviewed August 31, 2018

This is a fascinating tower with interesting rooms and a wonderful winding staircase, including a tiny one leading to the roof - but completely spoiled by one of the least informative and most boring audioguides I have ever come across. It told me nothing about...More

Thank jim a
Reviewed August 31, 2018

This place was super. I know (or knew) next to nothing about Spain and its history, so this museum was an amazing introduction for a beginner. They packed a hell of a lot of information into the place- you get audio guides in your chosen...More

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