I saw it briefly while walking in the street. The architecture of this hospital is interesting to see.
If you are travelling in from the bus station and have the time it is worth dropping of a Triunfo and walking up past the fountains into the Hospital Real, a great grand building still in daily use. The library on the first floor is...More
The Hospital Real has very impressive architecture. It is used by the University and there is plenty of activity there all the time. The building is very large.
This building is just over 500 years old. Until 50 years ago it still served as a Hospital (The original Purpose) in Granada. It is now the administrative offices for the different universities in Granada. It also houses one of the most important libraries in...More
It's not only free to visit, and hosts a great library, but it is also an oasis of calm and tranquility, with fresh patios, and the seat of frequent exhibitions. For photos check here:http://alhambracadabra.blogspot.com.es/2012/06/hospital-real.html
The Hospital Real was a hospital in the past. Later it became the university, which was founded by Carlos V. In the garden in front of the building there is a bronze statue of this king. Inside the building there are large and impressive patios....More
The Hospital Real is located at Calle Ancha de Capuchinos, 4. It is now the seat of the University of Granada and is beside the Fuente del Triunfo Gardens. This is a huge palace founded by the Catholic Kings in 1504 and built by the...More