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Arab Walls

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A trip into the past.

We looking for the arab walls, when we almost stumbled by accident on the visitors' centre, a... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2016
Melbourne, Australia
Nicely preserved if unspectacular

It's nice that an important piece of history has been preserved rather than simply being built over... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2016
Dorset, United Kingdom
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30 Oct 2016
“A trip into the past.”
10 Jun 2016
“Nicely preserved if unspectacular”
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

We looking for the arab walls, when we almost stumbled by accident on the visitors' centre, a contemporary building in an area where buildings are anything but contemporary. The walls are accessed by descending by steps to an area below ground. From here you can...More

4  Thank Ozzietyke1
Reviewed 11 June 2016

It's nice that an important piece of history has been preserved rather than simply being built over but it's really not much to look at and there isn't any attempt to inform you of the history or context of the wall or the city. It...More

Thank jimandsimone1990
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Near the saIzillo statue is the tourist centre that contains gate 7 of the old Islamic fortress wall. Head in for free and watch the dvd before looking at the different levels.

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Reviewed 14 December 2015

But I couldn't find it! I came up here specifically to take a peak at the Arabic walls, and could find them, behind Santa Eulalia church, I went there, It may have been behind a big wall, but I did have a peak around, but...More

Thank Theycallitmadness
Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

I have to admit we stumbled on this one. One fantastic thing in Murcia is that a majority of the museums have a short description of the attraction in Spanish and English. Inside you have to climb down stairs to see the walls, it's not...More

1  Thank LancashirePaul
Reviewed 3 September 2015

One of the most surprising things in Murcia, is that you can find parts of the wall of the old city. This city was founded by arabic muslims, so this old wall is called "arabic wall". One of the places where you can see it...More

Thank Ramon_Knudsen
Reviewed 14 August 2015

There wasn't much to see and I was actually walking to the cathedral when I saw it. It is just something small to see seen in the street but it is still a important work of art.

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Reviewed 23 March 2014

The visitors' centre for this attraction is a new wooden, steel and glass building. The museum itself is underground. There is a section of the original wall and the Santa Eulalia gate. It explains the methods of construction and the changes in building methods which...More

4  Thank Jane C
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