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Castle of San Anton

Paseo Maritimo Alcalde Francisco Vazquez 2, 15002 La Coruna, Spain
+34 981 18 98 50
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Small museum in a castle

Make sure you see the beautiful cistern. No English translations, which reduces the pleasure of a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Karen M
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Chesapeake, Virginia
Worth the couple of euros entry fee!

Great views from the castle and quite a lot to explore. We only had 15 minutes as we were on a... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2017
terrijay
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Bristol
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Paseo Maritimo Alcalde Francisco Vazquez 2, 15002 La Coruna, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Make sure you see the beautiful cistern. No English translations, which reduces the pleasure of a museum somewhat.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Great views from the castle and quite a lot to explore. We only had 15 minutes as we were on a coach trip and had a choice of going there or going to a garden with some toilets! Glad we decided to pay to go...More

Thank terrijay
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Visited this castle whilst docked on a cruise, we we're walking down to the Tower of Hercules (which turned out to be shut due to the weather) and decided to go in. Lots to see, really surprised at how much was there, as the entrance...More

Thank Tracy G
Reviewed 3 February 2017

It is a very interesting archaeological museum. The ticket price is only 2€ and on Saturdays it's free. In my opinion it is an indispensable visit

Thank Claudia R
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The Archeological museum at San Anton Castle is a wonderful little museum with artefacts from La Coruna and the surrounding area. The entrance price is only a couple euro. There are large stone items displayed in the parade ground after you go through the main...More

Thank mcmonScotland
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Worth a stop if just for the views. There is also a small collection of historic items, however there is little English so unless you understand Spanish the meaning will be largely lost.

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Once a fortress, then a prison from the end of the 17th century, now an archaeological and history museum, it is very interesting to visit. Signs are in Spanish with hand-out in English. Good views and exhibits. Entry only 2 euro, or 1 euro for...More

Thank Elga K
Reviewed 4 November 2016

You can now walk up to it and after a small charge go inside. Years ago it was surrounded by the sea. Not massive so wont take long to view it all.

Thank Feli D
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The castle is not very big as European castles go but it is excellently preserved with some very interesting displays. Most are labeled in Spanish.

Thank steve_marshall
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This place has been done really well. It's an historical military museum but done so well, on a beautiful piece of land right in the city near the harbor! Not too large, nor too small. You can spend an hour or more (or less!) Easy...More

Thank minniemeris
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DonnaRemesar
If we want to take pictures for our daughters quince pictures with her dress is it allowed or is there certain requirements and cost to do so.
10 September 2016|
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Response from Juan G | Reviewed this property |
You can take photos, it's allowed.
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