Extremadura Sights



Museo del Pimentón (Paprika Museum)

Museo del Pimentón (Paprika Museum) Review

Tucked away in a 17th-century row house, this quirky museum tells the history of the locally made paprika, dubbed "red gold," for which Jaraíz de la Vera is probably best known nationally. The museum is spread over three floors, with audiovisual presentations and examples of grinding tools and recipes. The museum is the centerpiece of the village's annual pepper festival, held in August.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Pl. Mayor 7, Jaraíz de la Vera, Cáceres 10400 | Map It
  • Phone: 927/460810
  • Cost: Free
  • Hours: Tues.–Sat. 10–2 and 4:30–6:30, Sun. and holidays 10–2
  • Location: La Vera and Monasterio de Yuste
Updated: 06-13-2013

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