Real Escuela de Arte Equestre

Real Escuela de Arte Equestre

For a real performance of the most noble and classical kind, no one should miss the magnificent stallions of the Real Escuela Andaluza del Arte Ecuestre, the Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art, whose spirited performances take place on Thursdays (and some other days, depending on the month) at the riding school, adjacent to the historic 19th century Palacio de las Cadenas, in the sherry town of Jerez de la Frontera. There are tours of the 60 stables arced round a cobbled courtyard and a wonderful tack room, with harnesses and tack worn by all the performing stallions, some of it dating back to the 18th century.

The school also has a practical role in training horses and horsemen in doma va quera and doma classica - dressage, coach-driving, blacksmithy and the manufacture and care of harness.

How the Andaluciam Horses Dance show

Visitors may watch the 'How the Andaluciam Horses Dance' show on these days:

January to April February: Thursdays
May:some Tuesdays and Thursdays
July:Tuesdays and Thursdays
August to October: Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
October to December: Tuesday and Thursday
November:Tuesdays and Thursdays

The 'How the Andaluciam Horses Dance' show stars at 12.00. Alternatively you can watch training taking place on other days of the week. Tickets for the 'How the Andaluciam Horses Dance' show cost 21€ Preference (Rows 1 and 2) and 27€ General (Rows 3 and 7).

Tickets may be purchased at the ticket office at the school which is open from 09.30 to 11.45. Vouchers may be purchased on line below and exchanged for a ticket at the ticket office up to one hour before the show saving time and ensuring entry for this popular show.

Tickets for dancing horses Show


Tickets for dancing horses from Cadiz area


Tickets for dancing horses from Seville

Full Visit

An audio-visual presentation, training sessions in the indoor arena and a visit to the Royal School facilities, including: Palace State Rooms, Gardens, Museum of Equestrian Art, Carriage Museum, Stables and Tack Room. Visit times 10.00 to 14.00 on days when the show is NOT taking place. Price 11.00€ adults and 6.50€ children from ticket office.

Short Visit

Visit to the Museum of Equestrian Art, Carriage Museum, Gardens and Palace State Rooms. Visit times 10.00 to 14.00 on days when the show IS taking place. Price 6.50€ adults and 4.50e children from ticket office.

Carriage Museum

The Carriage Museum with Museum rooms, interactive screens, 3D presentations, stables and work areas is open Mon to Fri from 10.00 to 14.00 (and most Saturdays when there's a show 10.00 to 15.00) and admission is 4.50€ adult and 2.50 children.



The is no public car park at the Real Escuela de Arte Equestre. Allow plenty of time to find parking nearby. We suggest you drop your passengers at the gate in good time before driver looks for parking.


Tel: 956 319 635


Avenida Duque de Abrantes s/n


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