The Castle of La Luz, in La Isleta, facing the Port of La Luz and Las Palmas, is considered as the island’s oldest defensive construction. The current fortress was built is the sixteenth century. It was declared National Historic Monument in 1941.
Since March 2015, it hosts Martín Chirino's Foundation of Art and Thought.

Opening times:

Normal visits:

  • Tuesdays to Saturdays: 10am to 7pm (10:00 - 19:00)
  • Sundays and holidays: 10am to 2pm (10:00 - 14:00)
  • Closed on Mondays.

Guided visits:

A reservation must be done with 48 hours in advance via email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

(maximum number of visitors in any group will be of 20 people)

Tuesdays to Saturdays:

  • 12 noon to 12.50pm
  • 1pm to 1.50pm
  • 5pm to 5.50pm
  • 6pm to 6.50pm

Sundays and holidays:

  • 12 noon to 12.50pm
  • 1pm to 1.50pm

Address: Juan Rejón s/n
35008 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria