Symbol of the political power of the duke, it was built between 1601 and 1617 by Francisco de Mora on the ruins of the old castle.The coat of arms of the Sandoval and Los Rojas families can be seen on the main gate. The lintels, walls, pedestals and columns are made of polished stone in single pieces.

In total the palace has two hundred and ten balconies and thirty-five windows and in the corners there are smooth capitals on the slate towers. Here there used to be service rooms.

Historical Data

Architecture:
Civil engineering
Construction:
Palace
Predominant styles:
Classical
Historical Period:
Early modern period

Address

Pza. Mayor. Lerma. 09340 Burgos.

More information

Tourist Office of Lerma

Address:

C/ Audiencia, 6. Lerma. 09340 Burgos.

Telephone: 947 177 002 / 947 177 002

Email: oficina@citlerma.com

Website: http://www.citlerma.com

Tourist Office Regional of Burgos

Address:

Pza. Alonso Martínez, 7. Burgos. 09003 Burgos.

Telephone: 947 203 125

Fax: 947 276 529

Email: oficinadeturismodeburgos@jcyl.es