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Its uniqueness is given both by the unusual of its dimensions, with an area of 23 hectares.
The Neolithic fortified settlement of Labradas
In a great part of the municipalities of Arrabalde y Villaferrueña, is located the fort Las Labradas, in the highest part of Sierra de Carpurias, dominating a great area on the meadow of the Eria River, in the Sierra de Carpurias, and it is the largest fortified village of the Astur times in Zamora.
The village was surrounded by several lines of wall with gateways to the enclosure; one of them has been rebuilt. Its uniqueness is given both by the unusual of its dimensions, with a perimeter of 2500 meters and a surface of 23 hectares, as by the exceptional of its defensive structures.
- Archaeology site
- Neolithic fortified settlement
- Historical Period:
- Iron Age
Arrabalde. 49696 Zamora.
Telephone: 980 646 425 (Ayto)
Ayuntamiento of Arrabalde
Municipality of Arrabalde. Zamora.
Teléfono: 980 646 425
Fax: 980 646 425
Tourist Office Provincial of Zamora
Pza de Viriato s/n. Zamora. 49071 Zamora.
Telephone: 980 536 495
Fax: 980 536 495
Tourist Office Regional of Zamora
- From January, 1 to December, 31:
Remarks: There are available guided tours offered by Serviocio siglo XXI, S.L. on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from 11:00 to 14:00 if booked in advance by calling 987 22 31 02 and 609 26 11 46. A guide accompanies you throughout the centre, providing all the information required. In any case, if there is any small group who wants to visit this center out of the schedule, we will be happy to receive them, if booked in advance.
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Archaeological Hall of the Castro de las Labradas
Reproduces the way of life of the Asturians that inhabited the place at the end of the Iron Age. It has: Reproductions of archaeological pieces, explanatory texts and illustrations, accessible computer[...]
Address: Arrabalde. Zamora.
Telephone: 987 223 102