Built between the 15th and the 16th centuries, owned by the ducal house of Alba. Formed by two rectangular sections, it has four turrets in the corners and contains the remains of e Renaissance palace, including rooms, arched galleries, columns and staircases. The austere, military-looking exterior section has numerous slit windows for bow shooting, domed cellars and a moat.

Historical Data

Castle / Fortress / Watchtower


Rivilla de Barajas. 05309 Ávila.

Telephone: 920 209 222

Email: ayto@rivilladebarajas.es

Website: http://www.rivilladebarajas.es

More information

Ayuntamiento of Rivilla de Barajas


Municipality of Rivilla de Barajas. Ávila.

Teléfono: 920 244 151

Email: tagua@nagasys.es

Página Web: http://www.rivilladebarajas.com

Oficina de Turismo Regional of Ávila


Casa de las Carnicerías. C/ San Segundo, 17. Ávila. 05001 Ávila.

Teléfono: 920 211 387

Fax: 920 253 717

Email: oficinadeturismodeavila@jcyl.es