Sigüenza attractions

Top Choice Cathedral in Sigüenza

Catedral de Santa María de Sigüenza

Rising up from the heart of the old town is the city’s centrepiece – the cathedral. Begun as a Romanesque structure in 1130, work continued for four centuries as the church was expanded and adorned. The largely Goth…
Castle in Sigüenza

Castillo de Sigüenza

Calle Mayor heads south up the hill from the cathedral to a magnificent-looking castle, which was originally built by the Romans and was, in turn, a Moorish alcázar (fortress), royal palace, asylum and army barracks…
Museum in Sigüenza

Museo Diocesano de Arte

Across the square from the cathedral, this well-presented museum houses a mediocre collection of religious art from Sigüenza and the surrounding area. Its saving grace is an Immaculate Virgin hovering over Seville b…
Museum in Sigüenza

Casa del Doncel

This modest museum in a Gothic-Mudéjar mansion is best visited for its guitar-making exhibition with a mock-up guitar workshop and cache of historical instruments. The other exhibits are a little dowdy.