Poligonal ground plan, double enclosure, with cues and square turrets, plus an artificial moat excavated in the rock. The castle uses part of the wall and preserves the remains of one front, with Romanesque elements.

The tower that serves as the tower of homage uses a different bonding that the rest of the castle. It used to be owned by the Herrera and the Velasco (Dukes of Frías) families. The sons of the king of France, Francisco I, were kept hostage in this castle.

Historical Data

Construction:
Castle / Fortress / Watchtower
Predominant styles:
Romanesque

Address

Pedraza. 40172 Segovia.

Telephone: 921 508 666

More information

Tourist Office of Pedraza

Address:

C/ Real, 3. Pedraza. 40172 Segovia.

Telephone: 921 508 666

Fax: 921 509 944

Email: turismo@pedraza.info

Website: http://pedraza.info

Tourist Office Regional of Segovia

Address:

P/ Mayor, 10. Segovia. 40001 Segovia.

Telephone: 921 460 334

Fax: 921 460 330

Email: oficinadeturismodesegovia@jcyl.es

Opening hours

  • Summer (April, 15 – October, 24):
    • Wednesday to sunday: 11:00 – 14:00 and 17:00 – 20:00
    • Closed: monday and tuesday
  • Winter (October, 25 – April, 14):
    • Wednesday to sunday: 11.00 – 14.00 and 16.00 – 19.00
    • Closed: monday and tuesday
  • From October, 31 to November, 1:
    • Monday and Tuesday: 11.00 – 14.00 and 16.00 – 19.00
  • From December, 6 to December, 6:
    • Tuesday: 11.00 – 14.00 and 16.00 – 19.00
  • From December, 8 to December, 8:
    • Thursday: 11.00 – 14.00 and 16.00 – 19.00

Tickets

  • General: 6 €
  • Reduced: 4 €

Remarks: Groups: Booking in advance. Special visit First Friday advance booking 12€.

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