65th INTERNATIONAL MUSIC AND DANCE FESTIVAL OF GRANADA.

21/06/2016

In light of the 65th International Music and Dance Festival of Granada, we inform you that, for organisational reasons, the following will affect public tours of the Alhambra and Generalife:

CARLOS V PALACE CLOSURE

From 16 June (before the work starts) to 4 July (last of the works to the Carlos V Palace) any days on which there are events or rehearsals (16, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 28 and 30 June and 1, 2, 3 and 4 July), the Carlos V Palace will be closed to the public. Only the Alhambra Museum and Gift Shop will be open between 18.30 and 20.00.

The Carlos V Palace will also be closed for night tours from 16 June to 5 July for rehearsal and organisational reasons. 

DAYTIME TOURS OF THE NASRID PALACES DURING THE ARRAYANES CONCERTS. 

In order to set up the stage and seating for the shows on the Patio de Arrayanes (21 and 29 June and 6 July), the following arrangements have been made: 

 

  • The daytime tours have been changed:
    • Entry via the Puerta del Príncipe
      • Groups: entry via the Machuca and Puerta del Príncipe group entrances.
      • Individuals: entry via the Puerta del Príncipe.
    • Patio de Arrayanes
    • Sala de Mocárabes
    • Patio de Leones (Mocárabes- Abencerrajes- Sala de los Reyes- Patio- Dos Hermanas)
    • Carlos V corridor
    • Mirador de la Reja
    • Throne Room (Salón del Trono)
    • Exit via Lindaraja
  • The following rooms are therefore closed:
    • Mexuar (Sala del Mexuar, Oratorio, Cuarto Dorado and Patio Dorado)
    • Sala de la Barca
  • There will be no night tour of the palaces on these dates.

  

NIGHT TOUR OF THE NASRID PALACES.

Due to works on the Carlos V Palace, the following arrangements have been made for events during this time (17, 19, 22, 24, 26 and 28 June and 1, 2 and 4 July): 

 

  • Night visiting times have been changed:
    • Entrance via the Puerta de Cauchiles, both groups and individuals:
    • Patio de Arrayanes
    • Patio and Cuarto Dorado
    • Mexuar
    • Patio and Cuarto Dorado
    • Patio de Arrayanes
    • Salón del Trono
    • Corredor de Carlos V and Mirador de la Reja
    • Sala de Dos Hermanas
    • Patio de Leones (Mocárabes- Abencerrajes- Sala de los Reyes- Patio)
    • Exit via Puerta de Cauchiles.