Welcome to World Jewish Heritage

Rediscover your heritage like never before

Experience Jewish heritage travel to the fullest with the WJHtravel app

Célio Tower

From World Jewish Heritage Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Célio Tower

250px

Basic Information

Location Tortosa, Spain
Country Spain
City Tortosa
Address Tortosa, Spain

General Information

Open to visitors no
Need appointment no
Handicap accessibility no
Geographical Coordinates 40.8183,0.52617


Summary

The stretch which is conserved of the wall is that which starts at Célio Tower or Grossa (thick) tower at the end of the Travesia del Mur. Within this walled stretch is Menahem ben Saruk square named after the poet, linguist and author of an Arab-Hebrew dictionary commissioned by Hasday ibn Shaprut from Jaen, the right-hand man of the Córdoba Caliph.


Photo Gallery

Related links



Tags

Type





Country

Spain

City

Tortosa



Affiliation