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Torre de San Martin, Teruel

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The Torre de San Martín is a medieval structure in Teruel, Aragon, northern Spain. Built in Aragonese Mudéjar style in 1316 and renovated in the 16th century, it was added to the UNESCO Heritage List in 1986 together with other Mudéjar structures in Teruel.The tower was built between in 1315 and 1316. In 1550 its lower section was restored due to the erosion caused by humidity. Like other structures in Teruel, it is a gate-tower decorated with ceramic glaze. The road passes through an ogival arch. The tower takes its names from the annexed church of St. Martin, dating to the Baroque period.The tower follows the scheme of the Almohad minarets, with two concentric square towers between which are the stairs. The inner tower has three floors covered with cross vaults.
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  • We toured and as we started a group was leaving. Then we had the place to our self! Pretty narrow walk ways so if your claustrophobic this might be hard for you. Lots of steps but areas to stop and re...  more »
  • This tower (one of several) close to central part of town, near all nightlife and restaurants. Safe and well lit to walk around a photograph at night.  more »
  • The Tower of San Martin was constructed in 1315 and its base is different, because you can go to another street through the vaulted doorway at its base. The tower is reinforced with an ashlar buttress...  more »