Toledo, Spain was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1986 for its
extensive cultural and monumental heritage. It has beautiful old bridges and city walls and is a scenic pleasure to visit.
Toledo has been populated since the Bronze Age and grew in importance
during Roman times. Toledo is famous for the quality of its steel and the manufacture of swords and knives, which
dates back to Roman times. The beautiful Cathedral of Toledo (Catedral de Toledo), built between 1226–1493 is one of
many sites to see in Toledo.
This page has photos of the Cathedral, city streets, ancient medieval walls, the Tagus River
and its attractive old bridges and city gates.
These photos of Toledo, Spain can be viewed in our Slideshow.
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Toledo, Spain Skyline #8918
Many old buildings in Toledo dot its skyline.
Toledo, Spain Skyline #8921
Beautiful Toledo, Spain rests along a bend in the Tagus River.
Toledo Sword Shop #1242
Dating from Roman times, Toledo, Spain has a proud historic record of sword and armor
production, all made from its own high quality steel, still sold in shops throughout the city.
Toledo, Spain City Wall #1258
The city is lined with ancient walls, churches, and old buildings.
Toledo, Spain City Wall #1264
This is one view of the city's ancient defensive walls.
Toledo Wall #1265
This is the defensive wall of Toledo, Spain.
Toledo Holy Church #8988
The Toledo Holy Church is beautifully lit at night.
Toledo Cathedral #1229
The Toledo Cathedral is one of the many old buildings that should be seen in Toledo, Spain.
Toledo Cathedral #1230
This is the 13th century Toledo Cathedral.
Toledo Cathedral #1234
The 13th century Toledo Cathedral is covered with beautifully artistic stone carvings.
Toledo Cathedral Faces #1232
These are just a few of the many faces carved in stone on the exterior of the Toledo Cathedral.
Church Bells #8978
Entering Toledo, Spain #8929
This is one of the bridges crossing the Tagus River toward an entrance gate to Toledo, Spain.
Holy Church Cathedral #8962
The Holy Church Cathedral of Toledo, Spain.
Toledo Holy Church Cathedral #8964
This is another view of the ancient Holy Church Cathedral in Toledo, Spain.
Holy Church Cathedral in Toledo #8965
Inside the Holy Church Cathedral #8957
This is one view of part of the dramatic interior of the Holy Church Cathedral.
This is a view overlooking a few of the old buildings in Toledo, Spain.
Toledo Bridge #8924
This is a bridge over the Tagus River into Toledo, Spain.
Toledo Bridge and Gate #8926
Toledo Bridge #8977
This is a view of an old bridge over the Tagus River from the Toledo side.
Toledo Bridge and Gate #8929
Toledo Bridge and Gate #8924
Toledo Street #1218
This is a city street in Toledo, Spain.
Toledo City Wall #1215
This is some of the ancient city walls of Toledo, Spain.
Toledo Gate #8938
This is one of the attractive city gates of Toledo, Spain.
Toledo Shop Window #8960
This is a shop window showing some of the products made with some of the high qualtiy steel
that Toledo has been famous for since Roman times.