In the Cabezo Redondo exists a village from the bronze age, it has about 3500 year old. Its good location next to the missing lake of Villena, make essay ways to get watter, salt, grass, fishing and hunting.

Also was located on an strategic cross road perfect to commercial interchange and the territory control. The excavations make it one of the most importants sites in the Valencian Region, because, in this place, they find the first indication of urban planning in the peninsula.

The village is ordered in house blocks made of gypsum, decorated floors, ovens, and benches, and they think it can have between 500 and 750 habitants. It use to live high class people, able to have treasures like the “Tesorillo del Cabezo Redondo” and really possible the Treasure of Villena, one of the most important prehistoric treasures in Europe, both in the Archaeological Museum Jose Maria Soler.

LOCATION

Location

Schedules

The visitants have to reserve 966150236 – 965803893 or in crv.villena@gmail.com

Guided visits to the public individual or groups one Sunday of moth.


Entrance: 2€ (1€ with discount)

Bronze age pass: 3€ ( it includes the entrance to the archeologic museum and the cabezo Redondo)

GUIDED TOURS:

  • April 21st
  • May 5th
  • June 9th
  • August 11th
  • September 22nd
  • October 13th
  • November 10th