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.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
319441
Names
La Giralda
Styles
Heritage Lists
Street Address
Av. de la Constitucion s/n
Coordinates
37.386104° N, 5.992543° W
Phone
95-421-49-71

Timeline

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.”

Article Info

Article Title
La Giralda (Seville, Spain)
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Last Updated
April 11, 2015