You can not specify the time of its founding, but its name is clearly Arabic root. On the basde of an earlier castle, in the late fourteenth century or early fifteenth, a castle palace was built by Pedro Lopez de Ayala. Around him, he was gathering the population forming a village and therefore the origin of the town.

In 1555, the third Earl of Fuensalida lord of the castle and town, granted testament whereby his subjects left Guadamur the lands they cultivated on condition of paying a small census.

Near the villa is a place known ocmo Guarrazar, where it was discovered the famous Treasury Guarrazar.

  • "Santa María Magdalena" (Feast, July 22.).
  • "Virgen de la Natividad y Cristo de la Piedad" (8-14 September with major fireworks on 7 and 13).
  • Jornadas Visigodas.Playful days - Cultural held every year on the last weekend of May.
  • Certamen Nacional de Cante Flamenco "Villa de Guadamur" which is held every Saturday during the month of June.

Guadamur Encontrarros pastry workshop. Working for over thirty years preparing pastry with fine fabrics. Among its products are heraldic cabinets, estaidartes, cloaks, flags and embroidery.
Something remarkable is the workshop itself, located in a building from the early twentieth century, reminiscent in its construction to provincial abattoirs, such as Los Yébenes or Los Navalmorales.

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Interpretation Centre Treasury Guarrazar

Guadamur is the most famous site of Visigoth Spain. It was discovered in the mid-nineteenth century by some farmers, looted and sold. The treasure was based this compu lly by Visigoth kings crowns, two arms of a processional cross and other jewelry.

The next day other laborers found more remains, which led to archaeological excavations would be made in area. The result of this work was discovered a funeral chapel.
In the town you can visit a center where seencuentran reservoir lnterpretation faithful replicas of the treasure found. It is located in the old schools and can be visited by calling the Ayuntamiento.

corona tesoro guarrazar

Crown Treasury Guarrazar.


On top of the village is the Casti ment. A construction seiiorial seen from anywhere in the city. Built in two stages. The first in the fifteenth century by order of the Count of Fuensalida. The central courtyard and the keep of almost 30 meters high was built. Fifty years after the start of construction the palace was enlarged and a second body is created. In the nineteenth century, it was very run down and became municipal property. The acquired Assault Count VI initiating reforms Gothic. It is currently being refurbished again and you can not visit inside.

castillo guadamur

Castle of Guadamur.

Museum of Arts and Popular Customs of the Montes de Toledo

This museum was founded by the Cultural Asociacon Montes de Toledo in the late seventies. The headquarters is located in the old chapel of San Anton, aconsutrida in the sixteenth century.

Inside are old school funds, weights and measures, pastorial crafts, Esparto and forging, the recreation of an old kitchen and household utensils.

There is a section dedicated to popular beliefs and traditions and one with old school funding.

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