Dombate Dolmen

This megalithic monument was acquired by the Deputación of A Coruña in public document on Sept. 11th, 1975
Dombate Dolmen
Dombate Dolmen
Provincial heritage
Costa da Morte » Cabana de Bergantiños

In this megalithic monument there are two overlapping tumulus: a recent mound of 24 meters in diameter and 1.8 meters in height that has a long polygonal chamber of seven orthostats, open to the exterior through a three stretches corridor, facing east, highly differentiated in both plant and elevation. This corridor, which was covered by a slate as a door, continues to the outside through a corridor.

Both the camera and the corridor, present important remains of art, whether recorded or painted. It is an old tumulus of 10.5 meters in diameter and 1 meter in height, with an internal structure formed by a chamber of nine orthostats open to the east, which was entered via a well-like passageways.

This megalithic monument was acquired by the Deputación of A Coruña in public document on Sept. 11th, 1975

PDF Catalogue (11 MB) : "El dolmen de dombate: Arqueología, Arquitectura y Conservación"

 

Calendar and visiting hours

Summer free visits: from June 1st to September 30th, every day of the week during the summer from 09:00 to 21:00.

Summer guided tours: from June 1st to September 30th. From Monday to Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Guided tours every 30 minutes: starting the first at 10:00 and the last at 19:30.

Night guided tours:

  • In the month of July, on Fridays 10th and 24th at 11 p.m.
  • In the month of August, on Fridays 7th and 21st at 11:00 p.m.

With the collaboration of the Cabana de Bergantiños City Council.

Telephone contacts:

- Attention to the public / guide: 672 435 736

- Dolmen de Dombate Archaeological Center: 618 575 481

- Cabana de Bergantiños Town Hall (morning hours): 981 75 40 20

INFORMATION CONCERNING THE CORONAVIRUS:

  • The entrance to the places must be done with a mask that each person must wear, except for children under 6 years.
  • Distance rules are compulsory and the maximum capacity indicated for each venue must be respected.
  • There is hydroalcoholic gel at your disposal.

The visitor assistance services offered by the A Coruña Provincial Council are free.

Additional Information: Heritage and Contracting Service. Phone: +34 981 080 314 / +34 981 080 300.

http://www.dacoruna.gal/patrimonio/