Archaeological museum

It is set up in the casa Castril (1539), a Renaissance palace with an attractive plateresque door, decorated with a profusion of heraldic symbols, St James' scallop shells, sculpted people etc. It has a remarkable collection of sculpted alabaster vases from the 9C BC from Egypt found at Almuñécar in a Punic necropolis, a bull from Arjona and many Roman remains and examples of arab decorative art. A copy of the Lady of Baza is on show there.

Useful information

Adresse : 

Carrera del Darro 41-43

Phone:

+34 958 57 54 08

Opening hours

Temporarily closed for refurbishment

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