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  • 1 Roman aqueduct Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Via Roma E - 40003 Segovia

    Segovia has its water delivered by a famous aqueduct which was built at the time of the Emperor Trajan. The Romans built it to bring water from the river Acebeda in the Fuenfria Sierra to the highest part of the town. It is 728m long and 28m high and..

  • 2 Alcázar Recommended Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    pl. del Alcazar E - 40004 Segovia

    The alcázar dominates the valley at the far end of the town. Many of its rooms have preserved their magnificent ceilings, weapons, paintings and furniture from the medieval era. From the terrace, enjoy a fine panorama of the lush Eresma valley; the v..

  • 3 Cathedral Interesting

    Religious buildings

    plaza de la Universidad E - 40001 Segovia

    Made from attractive golden stone, it has a high tower, and a staged chevet that gives it a certain graceful air. It was built under the reign of Charles V and remains an example of the survival of the Gothic style. The interior is light and elegant ..

  • 4 Plaza Medina del Campo Interesting

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    pl. de San Martin E - 40001 Segovia

    This square in the heart of the town's old aristocratic district evokes Segovia's past history. It is lined by an impressive number of monuments: the 15C house, with a gallery beneath its roof; the tower of the Casa de los Lozoya; and the Casa de Sol..

  • 5 Church of San Juan de los Caballeros Interesting

    Religious buildings

    Plaza de Colmenar E - 40001 Segovia

    This is remarkable both for its age (11C) and for its doorway where modillions are sculpted as heads, as leaves and as animals. Today it contains the Zuloaga Museum with drawings by Daniel and paintings by his nephew, the painter Ignacio Zuloaga.

  • 6 St Stephen's Church Interesting

    Religious buildings

    pl. San Estebàn E - 40003 Segovia

    A Church from the end of the 13C, St Stephen's is one of the most attractive Romanesque monuments in Segovia. On two sides, the doorways are decorated with finely sculpted capitals. The interior is in the Renaissance style. Finally notice the elevate..

  • 7 San Millan's Church Interesting

    Religious buildings

    C. Fernàndez Labreda E - 40002 Segovia

    Alone in the middle of a vast square, it allows you to see the pure Romanesque yet still primitive shapes and the two doorways with attractive capitals and sculpted modillions. The apse is underlined with blind arcades and above you will see an elega..

  • 8 Monastery of El Parral Interesting

    Religious buildings

    C. Marques de Villena E - 40003 Segovia

    Henry IV founded the monastery in 1445. The Church preserves, behind an unfinished façade, a Gothic nave decorated with splendid sculpted doors, a 16C retable and, on each side of the chancel, the plateresque tombs of the Marquis of Villena and his w..

  • 9 Chapel of Vera Cruz Interesting

    Religious buildings

    C. de San Marcos E - 40003 Segovia

    Although its construction was the work of the Templars, today it belongs to the order of Malta. It is structured according to a strange polygonal plan. A ring shaped corridor runs round a small kiosk made up of two rooms, one over the other, where th..

  • 10 Plaza Mayor Interesting

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Casa del Sol - Del Socorro, 11 E - Segovia

    Dominated by the cathedral apse, Plaza Mayor is the meeting place for Segovians, sitting at cafe terraces, chatting in shaded arcades or strolling around the bandstand. Among the municipal buildings are the Town Hall and the Juan Bravo Theatre. Plaza..

  • 11 Segovia Museum Interesting

    Museums and art

    calle Socorro 11 11 E - Segovia

    The Segovia Museum has an interesting collection of archaeology (Roman section, Visigothic period), ethnology and fine arts, brought to life using visual media. Note the fine 15C alabaster Pietà from the Monastery of El Parral, engravings and drawing..

  • 12 Esteban Vicente Museum

    Museums and art

    Plazuela de las Bellas Artes E - 40001 Segovia

    Known under the name of The Hospice, only the attractive chapel of this building remains with its ceiling of Mudejar boxes. The works of the painter Esteban Vicente, the only Spanish representative in the New York School, are on show there.

  • 13 Casa de los Picos

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    C. de Cervantes 33 E - 40001 Segovia

    With its facade covered in «Diamond points» this is the most original of the Segovia 15C houses.

  • 14 Holy Cross Convent

    Religious buildings

    C. de Santo Domingo de Guzmán E - 40003 Segovia

    Note the pinnacles and the fine Isabelline doorway decorated with a cross, a pietà and the emblems of the Catholic Monarchs.

  • 15 St. Lorenzo's Church

    Religious buildings

    pl. de San Lorenzo E - 40003 Segovia

    This Romanesque church with a brick steeple is surrounded by a picturesque square with half-timbered and overhanging houses.

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