La Giralda, Seville

la giralda, seville
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The Giralda is one of three remaining Almohad minarets in the world (the other two are in Morocco). The beautiful structure became the bell tower of Seville Cathedral after the Reconquista.

Go Historic ID
319441
Short URL
gohist.co/319441
Names
La Giralda
Address
Av. de la Constitucion s/n
Seville, Spain
Coordinates
37.386104° N, 5.992543° W
Phone
95-421-49-71
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

Timeline

April 2, 2007
April 1, 2007
April 3, 2007
April 4, 2007

Resources

  1. Official Website of La Giralda Official website.
  2. Cathedral, Alcázar and Archivo de Indias in Seville UNESCO World Heritage List.
    “The Giralda constitutes a unique artistic achievement, a masterpiece of Almohad architecture.”