PALACIO DE LOS OLVIDADOS IN GRANADA: INQUISITION
AN EXHIBITION YOU WILL NEVER FORGET
OLD TORTURE INSTRUMENTS FROM THE MIDDLE AGES TO THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
Ancient instruments of torture of the Spanish and European Inquisition. Exhibition of a selection of the instruments most used by different inquisitorial, ecclesiastical and civil courts, throughout Europe for torture, public humiliation and capital punishment in the museum of the Palace of the Forgotten in Granada.
The institution of the Spanish Holy Inquisition will be established in Spain in 1478. We immerse ourselves in that time and speak to the visitor about this dark episode in the history of Spain and Europe.
We will show you the methods of torture most commonly used by the various inquisitions, both in Spain and in the rest of Europe. The garrucha, the toque, the colt, the iron maiden ...
Know the instruments of torture and capital punishment, corresponding to the most used by the various inquisitorial courts, both ecclesiastical and civil, throughout Europe.
VISIT ALSO THE SEPHARDIC HOUSE IN THE PALACIO DE LOS OLVIDADOS IN GRANADA
The only collection of objects and documents from different eras that range from lamps of the second century to hanukkiyahs of the twentieth century in Granada.