Castle of Silves
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A very impressive castle. One of the best preserved Moorish fortifications in Portugal.
Castle of the 15th century with museum in the ancient capital of the Algarve. Silves was also an important city of the Muslim empire (8th century) before the Christian reconquest.
The castle in Silves and the Museum of Archeology are permanent historical attractions. The Medieval Fair in Silves is fun too - August
The Castle of Silves is a castle in the civil parish, in the municipality of Silves. It's believed that the first fortifications were built upon a possible Lusitanian castro, by the Romans or Visigoths. Between the 8th and 13th centuries, the castle was occupied by the moors who expanded it, making…