Torre Mirador

La Cartuja

Originally built as an observation tower for the 1992 Expo, the 50m-high Torre Schindler is now part of the Pabellón de la Navegación museum. Elevators take you to the top, from where you can admire sweeping views of the city.

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Nearby La Cartuja attractions

1. Pabellón de la Navegación

0.07 MILES

This boxy concrete-and-glass pavilion on the banks of the Río Guadalquivir revived a previous navigation museum that had been here from the 1992 Expo…

2. CaixaForum Sevilla

0.12 MILES

CaixaForum Sevilla is an underground (literally) cultural centre that opened in March 2017. Situated on the Isla de la Cartuja, it's home to two temporary…

3. Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo

0.35 MILES

Contemporary art goes hand in hand with 15th-century architecture at the Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo. The centre, sensitively housed in the…

4. Museo de Bellas Artes

0.42 MILES

Housed in a grand Mannerist palace, the former Convento de la Merced, the Museo de Bellas Artes is one of Spain's premier art museums. Its collection of…

6. Parroquia de Santa María Magdalena

0.53 MILES

Behind a fairly unobtrusive exterior, this historic late 17th-century church opens to reveal an enormous baroque interior capped by an octagonal cupola…

7. Centro Cerámica Triana

0.56 MILES

Housed in a former tile factory, this small museum provides a fascinating introduction to Triana and its industrial past. Exhibits, which include brick…

8. Castillo de San Jorge

0.58 MILES

Adjacent to the Puente de Isabel II, the Castillo de San Jorge is steeped in notoriety: it was here that the infamous Spanish Inquisition had its…