DDating from the XII century, period in which Fernando II repopulated the town. They are of lime and pebble bonding and topped with crenels. Each forty meters has Albarrana towers that communicated with an anterior wall, today disappeared.

There are still many fragments of adobe walls, various castellated towers and one of the gates, the Puerta de Santa María. It is the finest medieval fortification in the province of León.

Historical Data

Military architecture
Historical Period:
Middle Ages


Mansilla de las Mulas. 24210 León.

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Oficina de Turismo of Mansilla de las Mulas


Plaza Antonio Martínez Sacristán, sn. Mansilla de las Mulas. 24210 León.

Teléfono: 987 310 012

Tourist Office Regional of León


Pza. de Regla, 2. León. 24003 León.

Telephone: 987 237 082

Fax: 987 273 391

Email: oficinadeturismodeleon@jcyl.es