Take a Modernist route in the port city Cartagena, which is a 2500 year old city with monumental testimonies of a splendid history in each of its corners, streets and squares.
What to Expect
The port of Cartagena has been prized since Carthaginian times thanks to its strategic position on the Murcia coast. It has been inhabited by several cultures which have left their mark on its artistic heritage with splendid history in its streets and squares.
On this walking tour you will take a trip back in time for a cultural experience in Cartagena, in order to see the most important buildings of this architectural style. One of the main streets in Cartagena will be visited for a taste of true Modernism. You will be able to view the architecture with its characteristic glassed-in balconies, worked in iron with bronze reliefs of allegorical figures. See many elegant monuments to the bourgeoisie which remain as evidence of the area’s economic development based on mining and industry in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
You will see masterpieces of architecture, such as the Aguirre Palace, the Pedreno Palace, the Cervantes House, and the Grand Hotel, among many others. Book now and see the most beautiful buildings of Cartagena on this architectural tour of the city.
- Modernist route
- Entrance fees
- Official guide
Port of Cartagena, between the chamber of Commerce and the Arqua Museum
Know Before You Go
Please wear comfortable, weather appropriate clothing, a cap, sunscreen, sunglasses, and walking shoes.