Museo Casa de los Tiros

Museo Casa de los Tiros
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Built between 1530 and 1540 in the style of Granada palaces of the period. Its name (house of the shots) comes from the cannons once set between its battlements. It formed part of the defensive wall of Los Alfareros neighbourhood, hence its fortified, military appearance. Only the tower remains of the original building, with subsequent building taking place around it. Special mention should be made of the polychromed coffering in the Cuadra Dorada or main hall, as well as the Plateresque doors.

In 1921 it became state property, and since then has been home to the Casa de Tiros Museum, with a library and publications library dealing with Granada-related affairs.

From September 16 to May 31: Tuesday to Saturday, from 10.00 am to 8.30 pm Sunday and bank holidays, from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm Mondays is closed. From June 1 to September 15: Tuesday to Saturday, from 9.00 am to 3.30 pm Sunday and bank holidays, from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm Mondays is closed.

Accredited EU citizens: free Other countries: 1,50 €

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Museo Casa de los Tiros
Calle Pavaneras, 19, 18009
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  • Historic building
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Duration
2 horas
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Yes