The Castle of Ampudia was built in the fifteenth century and is owned by the Fontaneda family since 1960. Year in which was acquired by businessman Eugenio Fontaneda Pérez to its previous mistress, the Comtesse de La Granja, restoring it to house its collection of art and antiques.
The Castle of Ampudia is the best preserved castle in the province of Palencia
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The Castle of Ampudia is divided into 7 areas: the Archaeology room, the Toys room, the Sacred Art room, the pharmacy, the Hall of Arms and musical instruments, the Ethnographic and Popular Arts and Courtyard of weapons.
Also the Castle of Ampudia since 2014 passes moat GP Canal de Castilla, a cycling march that is turning into a classic of European cycling.
In the Castle of Ampudia you will find a tour called the “Tour of Secrets” that has a approximate duration than 2 hours for groups of 5 to 15 people, is performed with a specialist who will tell the story of the Castle and will explain the different places of the route and also will answer to you all the questions.
At the end of the tour the visitors will be treated with a glass of champagne. The visit to the Castle of Ampudia can be performed during the months of June to September every day except Monday non bank holidays, that remains closed. During the months from October to May is open on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Price of the entrance 3,50€
The Secret Tour 20€
The maximum number of people to visiting the Castle is 50 persons.
For the Secret Tour with guides, the maximum number per group is 15.
More information about the Castle of Ampudia in castillodeampudia.com
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A few meters from the castle, in the historic heart of twon of Ampudia is “La Casa del Abad,” a Real Inn, converted into a fantastic hotel-restaurant-spa.
The conditioning of the building was performed in an exquisite manner by architect Angel García Puertas, maintaining the style and the traditional materials from Ampudia, achieving as a final result, a facility with the luxurious lordly of seventeenth century and comfort and sophistication of the XXI century.
In The Casa del Abad you can enjoy its restaurant El Arambol, where you can delight yourself with a gastronomic experience, according to its great setting.
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