Monday - 09|15|2014

The conquest of water. The landscape of water in Moorish and Christian Spain

The artistic and behavioural patterns of the Nasrid culture

Route: The conquest of water. The landscape of water in Moorish and Christian Spain.

  • Route

    • The Low Gardens of the Generalife
    • The Court of the Main Canal of the Generalife
    • The Patio de la Sultana (the Soultana´s Court) and the shady side
    • The Water Stairway
    • El Mirador Romántico (Romantic Observation Point), Entrance to the ditch Acequia del Tercio
    • The hydraulic system of the Pools
    • The Orchards of the Generalife, the aqueduct and the Torre del Agua (Water Tower)
    • The Calle Real (Royal Street) and Baño de Muhammad III (Muhammad III´s Baths)
    • The Court of the Myrtles
    • The Court of the Lions
    • The gate Puerta de los Tableros and the Coracha (wall descending to the river for water supply)
    • El Bañuelo (Baths)

  • Hours:

    This activity will be offered: Thrusdays and Saturdays between 9:30 and 14:00, duration ca. 4 hours.

    Meeting point at the scale models in the Pavilion at the General Access to the Complex.

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