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castillo de Simancas

calle Miravete, Simancas, Spain
+34 983 59 00 03
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Beautiful

This is a great place for photography. The architecture is beautiful and combine this with the... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2016
xiolung
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newark, de
Worth a stop-over.

We were only people visiting. No information in English, either written or spoken. Lovely little... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2015
Lynda G
,
Kent, United Kingdom
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  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
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10 Aug 2016
“Beautiful”
15 Aug 2015
“Worth a stop-over.”
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calle Miravete, Simancas, Spain
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+34 983 59 00 03
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

This is a great place for photography. The architecture is beautiful and combine this with the General Archive and you have passed a great couple of hours.

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Reviewed 15 August 2015

We were only people visiting. No information in English, either written or spoken. Lovely little town but really not much to see apart from castle and church.

Thank Lynda G
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Reviewed 2 February 2015

My husband and I were in Simancas to see the archives in late September, 2014. It was something we had eagerly awaited as we had previously tried to visit the archives twice, only to find it undergoing restoration once and closed the other time when...More

Thank Y A
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Reviewed 6 December 2014

The castle of Simancas is perhaps the most important archive in Europe, holding documents from Spain's age of greatness in the 16th and 17th centuries. Its displays include documents signed by Columbus, Cervantes, Charles V, Philip II, Elizabeth I, numerous popes and rulers. Some of...More

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