A journey through the history of the city from the top of Mount Urgull.
In a historic castle.
The Castillo de la Mota was one of the city's main defences. Located at the top of Mount Urgull, it guarded against possible attacks and invasions of the old city of San Sebastian. Now it is the headquarters of the Casa de la Historia, a museum that offers you a journey through the history of San Sebastián. From its origins to the building of the city's famous expansion. You will learn about urban and social development, customs and traditional festivals. And all in incredible surroundings with incomparable views.