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Centro Cultural Banos Arabes

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EXCELLENT: DON'T MISS THE ROOFTOP TERRACE

The Banos Arabes of Jaen are perhaps one of the largest examples of its type. It is essentially the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Martin T
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Ottery St. Mary, United Kingdom
Don't miss the Museum of Naive Art

I agree the baths are well worth seeing - and the rooftop terrace lovely - but for me the highlight... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
Veejayelle
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Palacio de Villardompardo | Plaza Luisa de Marillac, 23004 Jaen, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Banos Arabes of Jaen are perhaps one of the largest examples of its type. It is essentially the excavated remains of the old baths: don’t expect tiled walls or any water! That said, the museum displays the baths to excellent effect and the other...More

Thank Martin T
Reviewed 15 June 2018

I agree the baths are well worth seeing - and the rooftop terrace lovely - but for me the highlight of this excellent museum complex is the very impressive Manuel Moral International Museum of Naive Art. It has an extensive collection of wonderfully colourful paintings...More

Thank Veejayelle
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Free to enter on a Wednesday evening for us Seniors we combined this visit with that of the Cathedral. At least a 15 minute walk from the Cathedral and not that well signposted. The baths themselves have been heavily restored and personally they did not...More

Thank peterwV975TL
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Easy to find, short walk from the cathedral. Beautifully restored baths, definitely worth the visit. And what a treat, free. Friendly staff, dont miss the museum upstairs as well.

Thank Debbybcn
Reviewed 7 May 2018

I had these baths and museum all to myself. What a lovely job they have done here. Walking through the restored baths truly takes you back to that time and place. The other rooms are chock full of different exhibits from naif painting to a...More

Thank Maria R
Reviewed 3 April 2018

This is a must do! the ancient way of excellent baths, can enlighten our modern way of life; with allure and strong cultural identity!

Thank Dina R
Reviewed 8 January 2018

This was a very well presented attraction and provided a great explanation and well preserved demonstration of extensive baths from many centuries past. Well done to those responsible for this preservation. The displays also include other aspects oflocal history and displays in the museum.

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

I can't believe they don't charge to visit these baths. it's such a stunning place and well worth a visit. easy to find as it's a few minutes wall from the cathedral.

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Reviewed 10 December 2017

What a great exhibition you can spend hours wondering around all the exhibits and it is also free to enter

Thank josephls2017
Reviewed 8 October 2017

So far, this is the best Arab baths that we have seen. Just go straight to the basement and you will be treated with the best sights. They are beautifully and lovingly restored. One can just stay in the basement for so long and look...More

Thank Tetskie
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