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Casa Torre

Casa Torre

Address:
Sabino Arana 5
Duration:

​60'​

Calendar:

January-April / November-December: Saturdays 11:00

* Option of arranging group visits outside the set timetable

Languages:
Basque; Spanish
Price:
Free

 

A palace commissioned by the Lord and Lady of la Hormaza: Francisco de Sales de Hormaza y Larragoiti (born. Bilbao, 1752 – died Bilbao, 1786) + Joaquina de Allende Salazar y Zubialdea  in the second third of the 18th century (1760) in a sombre Baroque style.

The most outstanding element of the palace is undoubtedly its beautiful corner-stone coat of arms, carved in a Baroque style.

The Palace as seen today was commissioned to be built over the 18th century building by José María de Lizana y Hormaza6thMarquis of Casa Torre as a summer residence.

Restored in 2011, it houses a number of halls for cultural activities, an exhibition hall and the Santurtzi Historical Interpretation Space.​

 

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