Alcúdia attractions

Top Choice Archaeological Site in Alcúdia


Ranging over a sizeable (but walkable) area, the fascinating ruins of the Roman town of Pol·lentia lie just outside Alcúdia's walls. Founded around 70 BC, it was Rome's principal city in Mallorca and is the most imp…
Top Choice Landmark in Alcúdia

Medieval Walls

Although largely rebuilt, Alcúdia's fine city walls are impressive. Those on the north side are largely the medieval originals while near the Porta Roja (Red Gate) are remnants of an 18th-century bridge. From the br…
Top Choice Museum in Alcúdia

Museu Monogràfic de Pol·lentia

This one-room museum has a fascinating but limited collection of statue fragments, coins, jewellery, household figurines of divinities, scale models of the Casa dels Dos Tresors and Theatre and other remains excavat…
Gallery in Alcúdia

Fundación Yannick y Ben Jakober

Around 6km east of Alcúdia, in a Hispano-Moorish style house, this eclectic cultural institution concentrates on children's portraits from the 16th to 19th centuries. It also has exhibition space devoted to contempo…
Historic Building in Alcúdia

Ca’n Canta

A fine old home with stunning carvings around its 1st-floor windows, just west of Plaça de sa Constitució, opposite the entrance to Carrer dels Albellons.
Historic Building in Alcúdia

Ca’n Fondo

This stolid and imposing building with classical carvings around its 1st-floor windows is a short walk north of the turning with Carrer de Sant Jaume.
Historic Building in Alcúdia

Ca’n Domènech

One of Alcúdia's finest, this large, grand and noble building has a largely unadorned facade.
Historic Building in Alcúdia

Ca’n Torró

This grand old building is next door to Ca'n Fondo.
Museum in Alcúdia

Museu de Sant Jaume

This museum, housed in the large eponymous Gothic church, contains a collection of priestly vestments, paintings and religious items.