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Visiting the castle

Opening times

Open every day to 9.00h to 17.00h

visit the castle
Opening times

1st and 6th January, closed

Winter ( from 16 October to the 15 March)
Monday to Sunday:
of the 9.00h to 17.00h

Summer ( from 16 March to the 15 October)
Monday to Sunday:
of the 10.00h to 22.00h

Information and reservations

C/ Ciutat, 20
07580 Capdepera
CIF: P0701400D
Code DIR3-FACe L01070146
Phone:971 56 30 52
Fax: 971 81 84 91

The Tower of Miguel Nunis

This is a defence tower from the Islamic era, 10th to 12th century. Built at a strategic location, at the highest point of the hill, it had a great view of the Minorca channel.

Church Terraces

Along the Capdepera coast there is a series of watch towers which were built between the 12th and 16th centuries as a defence system.

Water Tank

Cistern, 14th century.

Church

What remains of the primitive church is the first chapel, located on the right going in, as well as the first stretch of the dome-shaped structure of the nave, where one can see the coat of arms of Capdepera.

The Wall

he walls, built of masonry and blocks of sandstone, which is plentiful in the area, are of a Gothic style, with military characteristics, typical of the 13th and 14th centuries.

The Governor’s Residence

During the 16th century the defence and protection of the castle fell to the Gabellins until, from 1375 at the orders of the governor, the guard duty was shared with the inhabitants of Capdepera and a number of men from Arta.

Archaeological Dig

Group of excavated and restored houses.

Archaeological Dig

Group of excavated and restored houses.

Sa Boira Tower

From the part where it was easiest to attack, that is to say the sides which border the east and south, there are four towers whose corners are made of sandstone blocks.

Ses Dames Tower

From the part where it was easiest to attack, that is to say the sides which border the east and south, there are four towers whose corners are made of sandstone blocks.

En Banya Tower

From the part where it was easiest to attack, that is to say the sides which border the east and south, there are four towers whose corners are made of sandstone blocks.

Rei en Jaume Tower-Gateway

From the part where it was easiest to attack, that is to say the sides which border the east and south, there are four towers whose corners are made of sandstone blocks.

Es Costerans Tower

From the part where it was easiest to attack, that is to say the sides which border the east and south, there are four towers whose corners are made of sandstone blocks.

Rampart walk

He walls, built of masonry and blocks of sandstone, which is plentiful in the area, are of a Gothic style, with military characteristics, typical of the 13th and 14th centuries.

Lady's house

The old main gate was totally transformed. At present, there are two main gateways; the “Portalet”, which was the only one in use for a long time, and the "Portal del Rey en Jaume"(King Jaume’s Gate).

Portalet. Present access

The old main gate was totally transformed. At present, there are two main gateways; the “Portalet”, which was the only one in use for a long time, and the "Portal del Rey en Jaume"(King Jaume’s Gate).