The 'Arab Baths' in Gerona, Spain

'Arab' Baths in Gerona
< Photo: Shifrin

The so-called Arab Baths in Gerona, Spain. Built, c.1195, on the site of baths earlier demolished by the French. A corner of the caldarium, the pavement of which lies above a hypocaust, part of which is now visible.

This page enlarges an image or adds to the information found below:

Hot-air bathing before the Victorian Turkish bath

Top of the page


Victorian Turkish Baths: their origin, development, and gradual decline

Home pageSite mapSearch the site

Comments and queries are most welcome and can be sent to:
The right of Malcolm Shifrin to be identified as the author of this work
has been asserted by him in accordance with the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988