Culture in Sanlucar de Barrameda
Auditorio de la Merced
Beautiful building built in the 17th century in the Proto-Baroque style. Although nowadays it hosts cultural events, it was once a convent.
Palacio de Orleans y Borbón
Beautiful building built in the mid-19th century as a summer residence of the Dukes of Montpensier and other royal members of Spain. Currently it houses the City Hall.
Castillo de Santiago
This building was built in the second half of the 15th century by the 2nd Duke of Medina Sidonia, being considered a demonstration of power of the Duchy
Puerta de Rota
Known in Sanlúcar de Barrameda as the Arquillo, was part of the old gate of la Fuente, one of the open accesses through the wall which protected the town.
Palacio Ducal de Medina Sidonia
Beautiful building whose origin lies in the known as Alcázar Viejo, residence used by Guzmán el Bueno to seat the Lordship of Sanlucar, obtained at the end of the 13th century. It preserves the archive of the Ducal House of Medina Sidonia and is home to the ‘Foundation Medina Sidonia.
Iglesia de Santo Domingo
It is mixture of Renaissance and Mannerist styles; it belonged to the former convent of the same name. Inside noteworthy are the main altarpiece, a Baroque work of the 18th century, and paintings such as the Christ of Miracles by Miguel Adam and the Descent from the Cross by the Flemish painter Jacob Jordaens.