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Centro de Interpretacion Faro de Torrox

Open Now: 10:00 - 14:00, 19:00 - 22:00
Open today: 10:00 - 14:00, 19:00 - 22:00
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Fantastic promenade.

This lighthouse is at one end of a very long promenade. Torrox Costa is a great place to visit if... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Susan F
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Amazing photos of lighthouse in 1960 and 2014

Small but well presented (in English and Spanish). Nice simple maps showing roman settlements in... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
Wally B
Wilmslow, United Kingdom
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“roman ruins”(4 reviews)
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Roman remains located next to the lighthouse of Torrox have been identified as the Mansio Caviclum of the Antonine Itinerary, consisting of a Villa a mare, a salting factory reconverted into a necropolis, a potter's workshop and thermal baths. All...more
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Avenida del Faro S/N | Junto al balcon mirador, en el mismo Faro de torrox, 29793, Torrox, Spain
+34 952 53 85 25
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

Go to this wonderful place if you do nothing else in Torrox Costa. The staff are amazing, it is a fantastic museum. The whole experience was wonderful. Thankyou so much we loved our visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank George B
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Good place tovisit in Torrox Costa -MALAGA.GOOD VIEW of sea , not very big but okay.Used for local culture as well. Visit when in Tortox .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dtaloneintorrox
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We didn't go in but I peeped through the windows n it all looked quite interesting. Loads of facts about the lighthouse. Definitely worth. Visit plus we walked round to the lighthouse and had a Couple of pics

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Hayley D
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This lighthouse is at one end of a very long promenade. Torrox Costa is a great place to visit if you like to stroll on level ground for miles. You can stop for refreshment in plenty of restaurants along the way. It's lovely to sit,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely visit inside the museum. Boards and maps in both Spanish and English. Great story of the local history. Well worth a visit if you're in the area.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Davidrout
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Adjacent to the lighthouse to the west is a lovely broadwalk with lots of restaurants. Also there is a large viewing platform(half glass floor) with lovely views. The two beaches to the east of the lighthouse have nice shells.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BronzeBaron
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Small but well presented (in English and Spanish). Nice simple maps showing roman settlements in the region. Outside there are the remains of some dwellings, discovered fairly recently.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Wally B
Reviewed 14 April 2018

This a is a lovely visit. You can see the museum and the lighthouse, then go for the walk around it where there are seats to sit and watch the sea as you are right on top of it. Photographs take well in daytime but...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank gillians555
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

It's always refreshing to see a lighthouse up close. In addition it has ruins around it that give it an even special character. Seeing the sea on the glass floor sundeck adjacent to it is an added feature both when the sea is calm and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Roland W
Reviewed 27 January 2018

The lighthouse is situated at one end of the promenade just along from the suspended balcony and according to an out of date poster the complex is also used for local cultural events. It was closed when I visited (see my photo for opening times)...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank nnmercman
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