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Main façade of the Palace of Carlos V. Illustrates the General Information section
Main façade of the Palace of Carlos V

Palace of Charles V - Alhambra
18009 Granada

958 027 929/31
fax. 958 029 950


Director of the Alhambra and Generalife Council
Reynaldo Fernández Manzano

Head of Museums' Conservation Department
Purificación Marinetto

Opening times:
- 8.30-14.30 Tuesday-Sunday
(16 September - 15 June)
- 8:30-14.00 Tuesday-Saturday
(16 June - 15 September)

Special opening times:
- Christmas period (24 December - 6 January) 8.30-13.45

- Easter week: 8.30-13.45
- Corpus Christi: 8.30-13.45

Closed on the following public holidays:
1 January, New Year's Day

- 2 January, local public holiday

- 6 January, Epiphany

- 1 May, Labour Day

- 24 December, Christmas Eve

25 December, Christmas Day

- 31 December, New Year's Eve


Museum visit:
Advance booking of volunteer guides is recommended.
Groups of up to 20 people.

School visits:
Advance booking of volunteer guides is recommended. The service is free of charge. Before visiting, download "Educational Workbooks for Families" and "create" your own collection.
School groups must be accompanied by a teacher.

Free guided tours:
Conducted by "volunteer guides" when they are available. Prior booking is recommended.

Tel. 958 027 943

Photography and filming are not allowed in any room or anywhere within the museum. Reproduction of the collections is subject to permission which must be applied for in advance at the museum.