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Beautiful building, interesting exhibits

The traffic in the narrow streets of Arcos de la Frontera can be a bit disconcerting. Stepping... read more

Reviewed June 8, 2017
Ruth T
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Saskatoon, Canada
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Nice Bar, beautiful house, free entry

I was first attracted to this building as I heard laughter coming out. I peaked i and saw that... read more

Reviewed May 20, 2017
TravelNowSwUsa
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Jun 8, 2017
“Beautiful building, interesting exhibits”
May 20, 2017
“Nice Bar, beautiful house, free entry”
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Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

The traffic in the narrow streets of Arcos de la Frontera can be a bit disconcerting. Stepping into this beautiful building makes it seem very far away. The exhibits of photography and local history when I visited were very good.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Ruth T
Reviewed May 20, 2017

I was first attracted to this building as I heard laughter coming out. I peaked i and saw that there were older folks playing cards and dominoes and having a great time. I walked in and saw they had a bar (1 euro coffee and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed July 26, 2016

We were guided to this beautiful building while we were exploring the area. It was breezy and cool and contained courtyards with fountains and greenery. There were local artist exhibits on display as well as history about famous locals. It was free and there was...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed April 27, 2016

Little hard to find but is located opposite the Iglesia de San Pedro in Calle Nunez de Prado. Free of charge, the architecture of the 17th century palace makes a pretty setting for an extensive display of art and some sculpture,depicting spectacular local vistas and...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed April 26, 2016

We discovered this as we were walking away from the stunning panorama of Arcos. The Palacio includes very interesting works from local painters and photographers as well as artefacts that include old typewriters and printing blocks. Free entry.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank shrimpon2ur
Reviewed March 28, 2016

A multi functional 17th century building with a lovely facade. Hosts exhibitions. Nice marbled courtyards. Is also an old persons bar/meeting area. Local painters and sculptors display here. Free entry.

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed October 8, 2015

Peaceful and coolly beautiful - a joy to look at the artwork and furniture in this ancient building.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Samantha48976
Reviewed October 2, 2015

Escape the heat of the day and enjoy a look around this elegant building with cafe bar attached. Situated in San Pedro street it's a seventeenth century building with a beautiful facade in the style of the architect Herrera. You can also look down on...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank 49Pam
Reviewed September 24, 2015

I loved it. The artwork, the furnature, the architecture, all beautiful, and totally free to enter. I particularly liked the displays about Arcos' long history as a center for the arts, writers, performers. Many of the streets in Arcos have little poems or prose, all...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Miguelito2020
Reviewed August 21, 2015

Fantastically beautiful place, close to the main square. One of the most impressive of the 'pueblos blancos' we visited. Great food - cheap and cheerful, although there may be high-end options available, but we were just passing though - nearby, but parking can be tricky...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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