Palacio de Viana, Cordoba

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History Museum · Museum
Once the former residence of the Marquis of Viana, Palacio de Viana contains a vast collection of tiles, furniture, tapestries, porcelain, paintings, muskets, and a 7,000-volume library. With its ornate Mannerist facade, the 16th-century building stands as an architectural gem. After viewing the museum’s collection, stroll through the gardens and beautiful patios, which have been added over time by successive occupants of the palace. Visitors with reduced mobility can use the mapped route passing through nine out of the 12 patios. Work out when and for how long to visit Palacio de Viana and other Cordoba attractions using our handy Cordoba online journey planner.
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  • We only found out about this palace because the hotel staff told us. I didn’t expect the palace to be so beautiful. We only did the garden tour. The only thing is we went 2 hours before it closed and....  more »
  • Palacio de Viana was a chance visit for us and it proved to be a beauty. We were in Cordoba primarily for the Mezquita Cathedral and as we had some spare time we wandered the streets, and here was...  more »
  • We visited Cordoba primarily to see the Mosque/Cathedral and only visited the Palacio de Viana to fill a gap in our schedule. What a wonderful surprise! We loved passing through each of the...  more »
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  • Beautiful place to visit. Make sure to take the full package. (€8 incl guided tour through the Palace) very interesting indeed!
  • Truly loved this palace and gardens. Peace and tranquility in the heat of Córdoba. Definitely worth going.
  • Hotel clerk mentioned this place and ut was pretty good. Recommended to have reservations. I didn't have reservations but they took us in. The owner Antonio Sanchez was very attentive and so was Jóse our wsiter
  • Absolutely beautiful 12 separate patios and away from the centre of tow (15 mins walk) so relatively peaceful
  • Well priced tour, but only available in Spanish. Brochures in English are given to non Spanish speakers. The grounds are gorgeous and the palace contains lots of tapestries and art.

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