We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Alcazar - Biblioteca de Castilla-La Mancha

Alfereces Provisionales, s/n, 45001 Toledo, Spain
+34 925 25 66 80
Review Highlights
Extremely interesting

Very good value for the 5 euros each I think we paid, which we thoroughly enjoyed. Really... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anita D
San Miguel de Salinas, Spain
Vistas, architecture, selfie spots

Military museums are not generally my thing—they seem like museums dedicated to the craft of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
via mobile
Read all 582 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Alfereces Provisionales, s/n, 45001 Toledo, Spain
+34 925 25 66 80
Write a Review
Reviews (582)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 102 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good value for the 5 euros each I think we paid, which we thoroughly enjoyed. Really interesting place and we spent a good couple of hours to see everything.

Thank Anita D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Military museums are not generally my thing—they seem like museums dedicated to the craft of killing people, and getting more and more efficient at killing people through the centuries. But this one is a beautiful palace, with grand vistas looking out over Toledo, and gorgeous...More

Thank MuseumStoreShopper
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A tresire trove of Spanish history and its Kings and Queens, with magnificent views from its towers and balconies

Thank BryantheViking71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The alcazar de Toledo is more impressive on the outside in my opinion. The inside is an endless military museum .It takes almost two hours to walk around it and the most interesting area for me and my kids was the interior patio and the...More

Thank cris636
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This building has a great deal of history, going back to the romans. Enjoy the views from the top, then spend some time – as much as several hours – enjoying the vast collection of exhibits.

Thank phat_dawg_21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

judging from the anecdotes of tourists who have gone before us, there was not much to say about this structure except of course its formidable presence even from a distance. just by its behemoth architecture alone, one can conclude that it houses something voluminous and...More

Thank Irene F
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We were really looking forward to learning about Spanish History through this museum and made it our first stop. You enter through a very unique and interesting, multi-level view of the original Roman walls and structure, but from there the visit was a bit disappointing....More

Thank pcyork
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Although the location of the Alcazar is ideal, and offers a great view of the city, the building itself is not very special. It was the least interesting of all the Alcazares we have seen in Spain. Maybe the library is more interesting, but we...More

Thank Alfred V
Reviewed 26 September 2017

This is an enormous building overlooking Toledo. Very impressive. This is the second time we visited Alcazar. We visited Toledo spur of the moment. Unfortunately, because of the crows no more spur of the moment visits. Must have tickets in advance. But still very impressive.

Thank CapeCodderRER
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Some have written about the Army museum here. It is in the same building but this is the library and the museum is on the other side. We didn't spend much time in the library because our whole group was English speaking. We just took...More

Thank Lisa E
Nearby Restaurants
Il Cappuccino
571 reviews
.14 km away
Bar Restaurante Ludena
609 reviews
.15 km away
Restaurante LaCave
410 reviews
.13 km away
La Mona Bar
181 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
Casco Historico de Toledo
736 reviews
.21 km away
Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo
257 reviews
.17 km away
Alcazar - Museo del Ejercito
1,484 reviews
.12 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Alcazar - Biblioteca de Castilla-La Mancha staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines