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Kind of property Year Name Location
Cultural property 1984, 1994 Alhambra, Generalife and Albayzín, Granada Andalusia
Cultural property 1984 Burgos Cathedral Castile and León
Cultural property 1984, 1994 Historic Centre of Córdoba Andalusia
Cultural property 1984 Monastery and Site of the Escorial, Madrid Madrid
Cultural property 1984, 2005 Works of Antoni Gaudí Catalonia
Cultural property 1985, 2008 Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain Asturias, Basque Country and Cantabria
Cultural property 1985, 2007 Old Town of Ávila with its Extra-Muros Churches Castile and León
Cultural property 1985 Old Town of Segovia and its Aqueduct of Segovia Castile and León
Cultural property 1985 Santiago de Compostela (Old Town) Galicia
Cultural property 1985, 1998 Monuments of Oviedo and the Kingdom of the Asturias Asturias
Natural property 1986 Garajonay National Park Canary Islands
Cultural property 1986 Historic City of Toledo Castile-La Mancha
Cultural property 1986, 2001 Mudejar Architecture of Aragon Aragon
Cultural property 1986 Old Town of Cáceres Extremadura
Cultural property 1987 Cathedral, Alcázar and Archivo de Indias in Seville Andalusia
Cultural property 1988 Old City of Salamanca Castile and León
Cultural property 1991 Poblet Monastery Catalonia
Cultural property 1993 Archaeological Ensemble of Mérida Extremadura
Cultural property 1993 Route of Santiago de Compostela Aragon, Castile and León, Galicia, La Rioja and Navarre
Cultural property 1993 Royal Monastery of Santa María de Guadalupe Extremadura
Natural property 1994, 2005 Doñana National Park Andalusia
Cultural property 1996 Historic Walled Town of Cuenca Castile-La Mancha
Cultural property 1996 La Lonja de la Seda de Valencia Valencian Community
Cultural property 1997 Las Médulas Castile and León
Cultural property 1997 Palau de la Música Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona Catalonia
Mixed property 1997, 1999 Pyrénées-Mont Perdu Aragon and France France
Cultural property 1997 San Millán Yuso and Suso Monasteries La Rioja
Cultural property 1998 Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula Andalusia, Aragon, Castile-La Mancha, Catalonia, Murcia and Valencian Community
Cultural property 1998 University and Historic Precinct of Alcalá de Henares Madrid
Mixed property 1999 Ibiza, Biodiversity and Culture Balearic Islands
Cultural property 1999 San Cristóbal de La Laguna Canary Islands
Cultural property 2000 Archaeological Ensemble of Tárraco Catalonia
Cultural property 2000 Archaeological Site of Atapuerca Castile and León
Cultural property 2000 Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boí Catalonia
Cultural property 2000 Palmeral of Elche Valencian Community
Cultural property 2000 Roman Walls of Lugo Galicia
Cultural property 2001 Aranjuez Cultural Landscape Madrid
Cultural property 2003 Renaissance Monumental Ensembles of Úbeda and Baeza Andalusia
Cultural property 2006 Vizcaya Bridge Basque Country
Natural property 2007 Teide National Park Canary Islands
Cultural property 2009 Tower of Hercules, A Coruña Galicia

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Andalusia Flag of Andalusia.svg

Alhambra, Generalife and Albayzín, Granada
Alhambradesdegeneralife.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1984.
Location: Granada.
Historic Centre of Córdoba
Mezquita1.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1984.
Location: Córdoba.
Cathedral, Alcázar and Archivo de Indias in Seville
Cathedral and Archivo de Indias - Seville.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1987.
Location: Seville.
Doñana National Park
Doñana National Park from the river.jpg Natural property inscribed in 1994.
Location: Territory shared by the municipalities of Almonte and Hinojos (Huelva), and Aznalcázar (Seville).
Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula
Cultural property inscribed in 1998.
See also "Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula" in Aragon, Castile-La Mancha, Catalonia, Murcia and the Valencian Community.
Locations (in Andalusia). In María, Almería: Cueva de Lazar; Cueva del Queso; Cueva Chiquita de los Treintas; Cueva Maina.

In Vélez-Blanco, Almería: Abrigo de la Yedra; Abrigo de las Colmenas; Abrigo de las Covachas; Abrigo de las Tejeras; Abrigo del Gabar; Abrigo del Panal; Abrigos de los Hoyos (sites I and II); Abrigos de los Molinos (sites I and II); Abrigos de los Lavaderos de Tello (sites I or "Abrigo de la Cama del Pastor", II, III, IV and V); Abrigos del Estrecho de Santonge (central, left and right sites); Cueva de Ambrosio; Cueva de los Letreros y abrigo inferior de los Letreros.
In Huéscar, Granada: Letreros de los Mártires.
In Puebla de Don Fadrique, Granada: Los Grajos.
In Aldeaquemada, Jaén: Abrigo de Don Pedro Mota; Abrigo del Arroyo de Martín Pérez; Barranco de la Cueva (sites I and II); Cimbarrillo de María Antonia (sites I and II); Cimbarrillo del Prado de Reches; Cueva de la Feliceta; Cueva de la Mina; Cueva de los Arcos; Cueva de los Mosquitos; Garganta de la Hoz (sites I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX and X); Poyo inferior y poyo medio de la Cimbarra; Prado del Azogue; Tabla de Pochico.
In Quesada, Jaén: Abrigo de Manolo Vallejo; Abrigo del Arroyo de Tíscar; Abrigo del Cerro Vítar; Abrigo del Melgar; Cueva de Clarillo; Cueva de la Hiedra; Cueva del Encajero; Cueva del Reloj.
In Santiago-Pontones, Jaén: Abrigo de la Cañada de la Cruz; Abrigo de Río Frío; Abrigo del Engarbo.
In Santisteban del Puerto, Jaén: Cerro de la Caldera; Cueva de Apolinario; La Alamedilla; Morciguilla de la Cepera.
In Segura de la Sierra, Jaén: Cueva de la Diosa Madre; Collado del Guijarral.

Renaissance Monumental Ensembles of Úbeda and Baeza
Catedral de baeza.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 2003.
Location: Baeza and Úbeda, Jaén.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Aragon Flag of Aragon.svg

Mudejar Architecture of Aragon
Teruel - Cimborrio de la catedral.JPG Cultural property inscribed in 1986.
Locations:
Route of Santiago de Compostela
San Juan de la Peña.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1993.
See also "Route of Santiago de Compostela" in Castile and León, Galicia, La Rioja and Navarre.
Locations:
Pyrénées-Mont Perdu
Macizo perdido.jpg Mixed property inscribed in 1997.
See also "Pyrénées-Mont Perdu" in France.
Location:
Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula
Cultural property inscribed in 1998.
See also "Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula" in Andalusia, Castile-La Mancha, Catalonia, Murcia and the Valencian Community.
Locations:

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Asturias Flag of Asturias.svg

Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain
Cultural property inscribed in 2008.
See also "Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain" in Cantabria and the Basque Country.
Locations (in Asturias):
In Candamo, La Peña del Candamo.
In Ribadesella, Tito Bustillo.
In Cabrales, Covaciella.
In Peñamellera Alta, Llonín.
In Ribadedeva, El Pindal.
Monuments of Oviedo and the Kingdom of the Asturias
Santa maria del naranco-001.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1985.
Locations:

UNESCO World Heritage Site in the Balearic Islands Flag of the Balearic Islands.svg

Ibiza, Biodiversity and Culture
ForbysIbizaTown 02.jpg Mixed property inscribed in 1999.
Location: Ibiza Island (Balearic Islands)

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the Basque Country Flag of the Basque Country.svg

Vizcaya Bridge
Zubia jun.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 2006.
Location: Portugalete and Getxo, Biscay
Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain
Cultural property inscribed in 2008.
See also "Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain" in Asturias and Cantabria.
Locations (in the Basque Country):
In Kortezubi (Biscay), Santimamiñe.
In Deba (Guipuscoa), Ekain.
In Aia (Guipuscoa), Altxerri.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the Canary Islands Canarian flag.svg

Garajonay National Park
RoqueAgando.jpg Natural property inscribed in 1986.
Location:
San Cristóbal de La Laguna
Tenerife2005 008.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1999.
Location: San Cristóbal de La Laguna, Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
Teide National Park
Teide Tenerife4.jpeg Natural property inscribed in 2007.
Location:

UNESCO World Heritage Site in Cantabria Flag of Cantabria.svg

Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain
Techo de Altamira (replica)-Museo Arqueológico Nacional.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1985, 2008.
See also "Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain" in Asturias and the Basque Country.
Locations (in Cantabria):
In Santillana del Mar, Cave of Altamira.
In Riclones, Chufín.
In San Felices de Buelna, Hornos de la Peña.
In Puente Viesgo, the caves of Monte Castillo (El Castillo, Las Monedas, La Pasiega, Las Chimeneas).
In Escobedo de Camargo, El Pendo.
Between Ribamontán al Monte and Ribamóntan al Mar, La Garma.
In Ramales de la Victoria, Covalanas.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Castile-La Mancha Bandera Castilla-La Mancha.svg

Historic City of Toledo
Toledo Skyline Panorama, Spain - Dec 2006.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1986.
Location: Toledo.
Historic Walled Town of Cuenca
Cuenca-panoramica4.JPG Cultural property inscribed in 1996.
Location: Cuenca.
Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula
Cultural property inscribed in 1998.
See also "Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula" in Andalusia, Aragon, Catalonia, Murcia and the Valencian Community.
Locations:

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Castile and León Flag of Castilla y León.svg

Burgos Cathedral
Spain Burgos cathedral 2005.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1984.
Location: Burgos.
Old Town of Ávila with its Extra-Muros Churches
Ávila 24-8-2002.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1985.
Location:
Old Town of Segovia and its Aqueduct
AcueductoSegovia edit1.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1985.
Location: Segovia.
Old City of Salamanca
Catedralnuevaslc.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1988.
Location: Salamanca.
Route of Santiago de Compostela
Leon cathedral facade.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1993.
See also "Route of Santiago de Compostela" in Aragon, Galicia, La Rioja and Navarre.
Locations:
Las Médulas
Panorámica de Las Médulas.jpg
Cultural property inscribed in 1997.
Location:.
Archaeological Site of Atapuerca
Zarpazos.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 2000.
Location:

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Catalonia Flag of Catalonia.svg

Works of Antoni Gaudí
Casa mila ag1.jpg
Cultural property inscribed in 1984.
Location:
Poblet Monastery
Spain PobletMonastry FrontView.jpg
Cultural property inscribed in 1991.
Location: Vimbodí i Poblet, Tarragona.
Palau de la Música Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona
20061225-Barcelona Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau MQ.jpg
Cultural property inscribed in 1997.
Location: Barcelona.
Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula
Cultural property inscribed in 1998.
See also "Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula" in Andalusia, Aragon, Castile-La Mancha, Murcia and the Valencian Community.
Location:
Archaeological Ensemble of Tárraco
Tarragona.Pont del diable aqüeducte.jpg
Cultural property inscribed in 2000.
Location: Tarragona.
Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boí
Taüll - Sant Climent.jpg
Cultural property inscribed in 2000.
Location:

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Extremadura Flag of Extremadura.svg

Old Town of Cáceres
Caceres Spain Plaza Mayor Arco.jpg
Cultural property inscribed in 1986.
Location: Cáceres.
Archaeological Ensemble of Mérida
Merida Roman Theatre1.jpg
Cultural property inscribed in 1993.
Location: Mérida.
Royal Monastery of Santa María de Guadalupe
DSCN2940.JPG
Cultural property inscribed in 1993.
Location: Guadalupe, Cáceres.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Galicia Galician flag.svg

Santiago de Compostela (Old Town)
Vista de la Catedral de Santiago de Compostela.JPG Cultural property inscribed in 1985.
Location: Santiago de Compostela.
Route of Santiago de Compostela
Mosteiro de San Xulián de Samos.jpg
Cultural property inscribed in 1993.
See also "Route of Santiago de Compostela" in Aragon, Castile and León, La Rioja and Navarre.
Location:
Roman Walls of Lugo
Muralla.Lugo.Galicia.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 2000.
Location: Lugo.
Tower of Hercules in A Coruña
A coruna torre de hercules sunset edit.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 2009.
Location: A Coruña.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in La Rioja Bandera de La Rioja.svg

Route of Santiago de Compostela
Catedral de Santo Domingo de la Calzada.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1993.
See also "Route of Santiago de Compostela" in Aragon, Castile and León, Galicia and Navarre.
Location:
San Millán Yuso and Suso Monasteries
Monasterio de Yuso.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1997.
Location: San Millán de la Cogolla.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Madrid Flag of the Community of Madrid.svg

Monastery and Site of the Escorial, Madrid
Vista aerea del Monasterio de El Escorial.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1984.
Location:
University and Historic Precinct of Alcalá de Henares
Universidad de Alcala.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1998.
Location: Alcalá de Henares.
Aranjuez Cultural Landscape
Palacio Real de Aranjuez.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 2001.
Location: Aranjuez.

UNESCO World Heritage Site in Murcia Flag of the Region of Murcia.svg

Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula
Cultural property inscribed in 1998.
See also "Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula" in Andalusia, Aragon, Castile-La Mancha, Catalonia and the Valencian Community.
Location:

UNESCO World Heritage Site in Navarre Flag of Navarre.svg

Route of Santiago de Compostela
Puente la reina.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1993.
See also "Route of Santiago de Compostela" in Aragon, Castile and León, Galicia and La Rioja.
Location:

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the Valencian Community Flag of the Land of Valencia (2x3 ratio).svg

La Lonja de la Seda de Valencia
Lonja de Valencia1.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 1996.
Location: Valencia.
Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula
Cultural property inscribed in 1998.
See also "Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula" in Andalusia, Aragon, Castile-La Mancha, Catalonia and Murcia.
Location:
Palmeral of Elche
Elche3.jpg Cultural property inscribed in 2000.
Location: Elche, Alicante.

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