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.

Facts & Stats on La Giralda

Go Historic ID
319441
Names
La Giralda
Giralda Tower
Dates
1184-96

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Av. de la Constitucion s/n
Seville, Spain
Contact
95-421-49-71

Resources for La Giralda

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

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
La Giralda - Seville, Spain