Museo Del Castillo De San Jorge

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  • Address: Plaza del Altozano, s/n, 41001 Sevilla, Spain, Seville
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 07:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +34-954332240
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, Family And Kids

The first fortress in this location, on the banks of the Guadalquivir River, was probably created by the Visigoths. But today the Castle of st. George, which doesn't exist anymore except for the museum in the old basement, is famous as the headquarters and prison of the local Spanish Inquisition. It was only in the 19th century that the castle was torn down and replaced by a food market, the Mercado de Triana. Next to the castle you will also find the Alley of the Inquisition, a small street that now connects Castilla Street with the Nuestra Senora de la O walk. The exhibits of the museum explore entire process of Inquisition from accusation, attention, hearing, torture and after that, death. There are drawings by Francisco de Goya of suspects under investigation. There's a film of what an investigation of a woman falsely accused of Witchcraft may have looked like. And other interactive exhibitions explore the abuse of power inside the Inquisition.

How to Reach Museo Del Castillo De San Jorge

  • Bus 43 stop San Jorge (Altozano)
  • Bus 40, 41, 43, C5 stop Reyes Catolicos (Pastor y Landero)
  • Tram T1 stop Plaza Nueva
  • Subway L1 stop Puerta de Jerez

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  • Museo Del Castillo De San Jorge Address: Plaza del Altozano, s/n, 41001 Sevilla, Spain, Seville
  • Museo Del Castillo De San Jorge Contact Number: +34-954332240
  • Museo Del Castillo De San Jorge Timing: 10:00 am - 07:30 pm
  • Best time to visit Museo Del Castillo De San Jorge(preferred time): 10:00 am - 01:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Museo Del Castillo De San Jorge: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 0.08% of people who visit Seville include Museo Del Castillo De San Jorge in their plan

  • 66.67% of people start their Museo Del Castillo De San Jorge visit around 5 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Museo Del Castillo De San Jorge

Friday, Saturday and Sunday

50% of people prefer walking in order to reach Museo Del Castillo De San Jorge

People normally club together Plaza Del Cabildo and Santa Maria Magdalena while planning their visit to Museo Del Castillo De San Jorge.

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