Palos de la Frontera attractions

Church in Palos de la Frontera

Iglesia de San Jorge

Towards the northern end of Calle Colón is this 15th-century Gothic-Mudéjar church, where Columbus and his sailors took Communion before embarking on their great expedition. Water for their ships came from La Fontan…
Museum in Palos de la Frontera

Casa Museo Martín Alonso Pinzón

The former home of the Pinzón brothers (captains of the Niña and the Pinta) now houses a permanent exhibition on Palos' crucial contribution to Columbus' famous first expedition.
Museum in Palos de la Frontera

Museo Naval

In an old sailors' hospital, Palos' naval museum hosts an impressive collection of ship models, from prehistoric canoes to Columbus' Niña.At the time of research, the museum was open only by pre-arrangement for grou…