Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Cartagena

Cartagena is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Cartagena one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Cartagena is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Cartagena or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Cartagena. Explore the historical monuments of Cartagena with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Cartagena guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Cartagena page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Cartagena with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Cartagena Cathedral

    #1 of 7 Historical Places in Cartagena
    Cartagena Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, War Memorial, Tourist Center, Architecture

    Address: Cartagena, Spain

    Timings: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The Cathedral in Cartagena, also known as the Cathedral of Santa Maria la Vieja, was a cathedral of the Diocese of Cartagena. It is located on the hill of La Concepcion. It was attacked during the Spa...Read more

  2. Augusteum Roman Museum

    #2 of 7 Historical Places in Cartagena
    Augusteum Roman Museum

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Museum, History Museum

    Address: Calle Caballero, Cartagena, Spain

    Timings: 11:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    An archaeological discovery, the Augusteum dates back to the Roman era in Cartagena. After studies and research by conducted by archaeologists, it was deciphered that the building structure was used a...Read more

  3. House Of Fortune Museum

    #3 of 7 Historical Places in Cartagena
    House Of Fortune Museum

    Tags: Tourist Center, Archaeological Site

    Address: Casa de Fortuna, Plaza Risueno, off Calle Caridad, Cartagena, Spain

    Timings: 10:30 am - 04:00 pm Details

    For history buffs, archeologically interested people and for the curious souls, the Casa De La Fortuna or the House of Fortune is a must visit. Buried under the streets of the city, the House of Fortu...Read more

  4. Ayuntamiento De Cartagena

    #4 of 7 Historical Places in Cartagena
    Ayuntamiento De Cartagena Image

    Tags: Hall

    Address: Plaza Héroes de Cavite, 8, 30201 Cartagena, Murcia, Spain

  5. Batería De Castillitos

    #5 of 7 Historical Places in Cartagena
    Batería De Castillitos

    Tags: Castle, Tourist Center, Archaeological Site , Hill

    Address: RM-E23, 30201 Cartagena, Murcia, Spain

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    After a ride full of twists and turns, when you finally reach the Bateria de Castillitos, it is a revelation! Castillitos is situated at an altitude of 250 meters, and its facade was built out like an...Read more

  6. Museo Nacional De Arqueología Subacuática

    #6 of 7 Historical Places in Cartagena
    Museo Nacional De Arqueología Subacuática

    Tags: Museum, Archaeological Site

    Address: Paseo Alfonso XII, 22, 30202 Cartagena, Murcia, Spain

    Timings: 10:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    A completely unique and fascinating museum, the Museo Nacional de Arqueologia Subacuatica is dedicated to underwater archaeology. On display are details regarding the work of underwater archaeologists...Read more

  7. Conception Castle

    #7 of 7 Historical Places in Cartagena
    Conception Castle

    Tags: Museum, Outdoors, View Point, Observatory

    Address: Parque Torres Monte de la Concepcion, Parque Alfonso Torres 30202, Cartagena, Spain

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Situated on a hillock overlooking the port and harbour, the Castillo de la Concepcion, aka Castillo de los Patos is a 12th century fortress which offers spectacular views of Cartagena. The beautifully...Read more

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