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The Moorish Castle Complex (The Tower of Homage and The Gate House)

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The last attraction in the Nature Reserve after the WWII tunnels. Castle has been restored and has stairs inside that allow visitors to walk up to the top which is rewarded with views over the town and airport. A number of plaques give some basic...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank E1372JGlisap
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and visited this castle after we went to the World War II Tunnels. The design of this castle seems to be different from the English ones I used to visit. It’s just a feeling. To enter the castle, you simply get your nature...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 196yinyinc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A marvellous historical experience - it's a sharp climb but worth the views at the top which are 360 degrees!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Acciano
Reviewed 25 November 2018

The Moorish Castle is certainly worth a brief visit if you have the time. This historical site has been part of Gibraltar for several hundred years. The site consisted of a number of very old buildings as well as a delightful garden complex and pond....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Chuck M
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

Beautiful castle is well worth a visit when on a trip to Gibraltar. Towering over the main city, you can go to the roof for spectacular views Not to be missed.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

This was part of our private tour and was very interesting to hear about the history. Fascinating to hear everything.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ken Q
Reviewed 5 November 2018

I visited the Moorish Castle on a recent visit to Gibraltar. Its a lovely place to visit.The castle is a lovely old building with character. One of my many favorite Gibraltar attractions. i enjoyed the view over both Gibraltar,the airstrip and Spain. Its a great...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Bobby T
Reviewed 15 October 2018

The entry ticket is £12 pp which is very expensive but we had it included on our nature reserve ticket. Good views all round but there is not much to this castle other than going up the steep steps to the roof for the higher...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andydjp
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Our guide, John Lopez with Gibraltar Rock Tours, stopped here for us to get a look at the Moorish Castle. The castle itself wasn’t overly impressive, but it does give some insight into the fascinating history of Gibraltar and the building itself. This is somewhat...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank CPaM68
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Rather a hurried visit as close to closing time - our driver dropped us off here & it was definitely worth the climb to the top for the views - would like to spend more time to understand the full history of the place -...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Our tickets were covered through a package that allows entrance to all major attractions.