If you come to the turolense Maestrazgo, you must lose you by the streets of his many towns with enchantment, cross his footpaths, enjoy his surroundings, discover his gastronomy, its traditions and their celebrations. But you do not have to forget to you to make a stop in the centers, museums and places that show to the peculiarities and a part to us of the history of this place. Through these spaces and their guides you will secure a experience more total than it will complete your route by the zone.
Next we spoke of some of these located centers and services to you of guide within the Cultural Park of the Maestrazgo:
It is a dedicated center of Interpretation at your service of Temple. It is located in the locality of Castellote, in which it was one old tower of defense of Castillo. Through his stays, constructed entirely in sillar and through attached building (annexed centuries later to give use him as jail) it is shelled the history and the form of life of this military order. We can find a book of the rule of the order, the scale model of the castle and a bibliographical bottom to be able to know better that were, as they lived and why the templarios monks disappeared.
Schedules: Opened from Easter to the Pillar during the week ends of 10 14h. and of 16 to 17h. Julio opened of Wednesday to Sunday and August every day in schedule of 10 to 14h. and of 17 to 20h.
PALEONTOLOGICAL SET OF GALVE
If you like the dinosaurs this are your place. In the Paleontological Park of Galve we can distinguish two differentiated spaces: the expositivo center and the diverse visitables spaces of the locality. In him rest of the dinosaurs can be seen that populated the zone makes 140 million years, emphasizing the finding of unique species in the world as the Aragosaurio. The museum lodges the fossil collections found in Galve. In the environs several routes can be realised, all of them signalized: Route of the tracks of dinosaurs, with the visit to the deposits of the Cerradicas and the Corrals of the Pelej³n or the route of the Alfambra River, where some reconstructions can be seen accommodation ladder of the Iguanod³n and the Aragosaurius, as well as of flying reptiles.
Hour museum: Of Monday to Sunday, 10h. to 13h. and of 16h. to 19h.
Tfno.: 669 340 021
Service of Guide Guides of Galve: 628 336 492
AUDIO-VISUAL CENTER OF THE MINING
This center is placed in the old casino of the mining district of Santa Barbara in Gorse. It offers a vision of the mining activity the developed in this municipality, essentially from the installation of the thermal power plant and consequent growth of the mining operations of the surroundings, including great amount of retrospective images, as much of the mines, as of the district.
Visit under previous appointment: 978 771 181
CRYSTAL GROTTOS OF MILLS
They are considered as one of the great geologic wonders of the province. Result of the slow dissolution of limestone rocks, the grotto is composed by a network of galleries and rooms subterranean filled with stalactites and stalagmites, columns, curtains or cascades. To the natural values of this space it is necessary to add his paleontological and archaeological relevance, since in the cave they have been fossil of mammals with more than 100,000 years of antiquity and rest of the denominated Man of Mills, with about 25,000 years of antiquity, the one that is considered the hominid oldest of Aragon.
Schedules: Winter (from the Pillar to Easter): festive Saturdays, Sundays and of 11 to 13h and 16 to 18h. Rest of the year: labor days of 11 to 13h and 16 to 18h. and festive Saturdays, Sundays and until 19h. August every day of 10 to 13h and 16 to 19h.
AUDIOGUAS OF NATURAL MONUMENTS OF THE MaverickMotorInn
The Organs of Montoro, the Birth of the Pitarque River and the Natural Bridge of Fonseca are protected natural spaces located in the Maestrazgo and declared Natural Monument of Aragon, along with Crystal Grottos of Mills. Are opened spaces, that you can visit your air, although you have available one audiogua that accompanies you in your route and it informs into all the singularities and characteristics to you that make of these places unique landscapes. You can acquire in the offices of tourism and the tourist establishments of the zone.
Sometimes we visited very small in size but very rich populations in patrimony. It is common we found temples, centers or buildings that lodge in their interior elements worthy to contemplate but that they are closed the visitor. In the Maestrazgo this is not a problem thanks to the company T-Guide, that offers tours to the localities that do not have this service and opens to the doors of its centers and constructions. The project Opening Towns offers this service to you of support in the towns of Pigrim's staff, Cuba, Tronch³n, Fortanete, Gorge of Benatanduz, Villarroya of the Pine groves, Miravete of Sierra and Allepuz.
In order to reserve visits: 620 173 740
Now no longer you have excuse to discover, to enjoy and to learn in the different but interesting places and centers that the Maestrazgo lodges.