Castillo De SalgarCurrently Closed
- Address: a 13.5 Km de Barranquilla y 3 de Puerto Colombia, Barranquilla, Colombia
- Timings: 11:00 am - 11:59 pm Details
- Phone: +57-53714545
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery, Landmark, Historical Site, Family And Kids
A military fortification built in 1848 on the ruins of a previous fort San Antonio. Castillo Salgar has served many purposes since then. Some of them being a military fortification, a prison, an institution for disabled and a university of arts. Its architecture is distinctively colonial with vast corridors and archways. The construction is mainly defence oriented although some minor modifications were added later. Today the place hosts a classic restaurant and an art gallery. There are cultural events that are performed there which can be attended with family and friends.
Entrance Ticket Details For Castillo De Salgar
- Prices depend on the event being attended.
How to Reach Castillo De Salgar
- Located 15 kms north of Barranquilla. Taxi would cost around 20000 to 25000 pesos.
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88.28% of people who visit Barranquilla include Castillo De Salgar in their plan
48% of people start their Castillo De Salgar visit around 11 AM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Castillo De Salgar
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Castillo De Salgar
Castillo De Salgar Reviews & Ratings
Beautifully preserved castle on a very photogenic landscape. A must go attraction for any tourist. Good higher class food inside the restaurant as well.
Great view a nice way to spend an afternoon with your girlfriend or wife you can even have a little picnic of your own and a great spot to have spectacular pictures because you will want to remember your visit to this place
Great place by the sea. Restaurant opens only on weekends. Very windy.
this magical place is part of the history of the city, built on a cliff in this place the sunsets will leave you without sighs.
Very nice place to enjoy with friends :)