of the Alhambra being made a National Monument in 1870.
We are celebrating this 150th anniversary by reflecting on the past, present and future of a monument that has consolidated its position as a benchmark in terms of historical and cultural heritage.
150TH ANNIVERSARY LATEST NEWS
During the 19th century, the Alhambra was part of a journey through Orientalism by the travelling elites who went on the European “Grand Tour”. This expedition was a means of discovering the exotic and was enriched by photography.Images of the Alhambra were spread...
Iberoamerican Alhambras. Dialogue between two shores
Washington Irving in the Library of the Alhambra
DIALOGUES AND HERITAGE
The nasrid Maristán of Granada (2). Restoration project of the Southern Portico.
Pedro Salmerón, architect
THE LIVING ALHAMBRA
The skin of the Alhambra
Wood, plaster, stone, or ceramic are the four main materials that can be seen in the Alhambra