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Palacio del Infantado

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Address: Plaza Caidos en La Guerra Civil 13, Guadalajara, Spain
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+34 949 21 33 01

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A very interesting building with a great patio. The impact of lavish architectural decorations of the patio is enhanced by the background of burgundy walls. Definitely worth a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 January 2017
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

A very interesting building with a great patio. The impact of lavish architectural decorations of the patio is enhanced by the background of burgundy walls. Definitely worth a visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Worth a visit if in town. Interesting building and Architecture, The Palacio is used for photo shoots for weddings. Plenty of street parking nearby. Quite town with pedestrian walkways with restaurants and cafes. Interesting place to stop whilst touring inland Spain.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

We stopped at Guadalajara and were astonished looking at this extraordinary well decorated building both the facade and the central courtyard. You have to see to believe such masterpiece. This is the only interesting palace we could find in this place but surely not to be missed because its architecture is outstanding high.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

I visited the 15th century Palacio del Infantado on a sunny afternoon and was again blown away by the rich history of this area. My visit was quick and I did not get to visit the museum as it was not open. My hotel is nearby and I felt safe wandering around the gardens and surrounding area alone.

Thank Margaret P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Visited Guadalajara for a couple of hours en route to Madrid-Barajas. A "normal" town with no significant tourist activities, meaning cafes etc. are real and for the locals. The Palacio is a big, impressive building and is the principal tourism attraction in the city.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015

As time was moving towards the 2pm close, we only saw the main building and atrium. This is definitely one of the most beautiful and intact ornate palace structures in Spain. The detail is amazing, and I wish we had had longer to explore....we'll be back!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

Very impressive renaissance palace of Mendoza family,Dukes of Infantado. There is a Guadalajara Museum inside. Rest of the palace includes Archivo Provincial and a library.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2015

some good paintings and relics plus superb stonework. A cool courtyard to the centre and fabulous medieval doors.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015

To be honest, I did not expect to see lots of things in Guadalajara and I just wanted to go there and relax. However, as I crossed the downtown, I saw this museum and since it was sunday, it was also offering free visit(till 2PM). Well ... I should say that it for sure worths a visit, even if you... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2014

historical building, great architecture worth visiting if like us our coach stopped for a break other than that would suggest that you ask the coach driver to bypass this town! not worth making the effort just for this one tourist spot, if there is more then the local tourist info are not doing their job, really struggling to find anything... More 

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