Museo de la Tortura

Santillana del Mar
Cantabria
Attractions and places of interest
Museums

If you like your history gruesome then the Museo de la Tortura in Santillana del Mar, is the place to go. Containing all kinds of instruments of torture used by the Spanish Inquisition which lasted from the 1500s to the 1800s, it is not for the fainthearted. Instruments on display include guillotines, iron maidens and chastity belts as well as lesser known instruments.

 

Find a holiday

Brittany Ferries holidays include return ferry travel with your car so you can explore at your own pace. What's more, you can pack everything you need to make the most of your time away - from bikes to surfboards and even the family pet.