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The Consorcio Militar de Menorca offers discounts on tickets to its monuments

The Menorca Military Consortium offers you the possibility of acquiring, during your visit to the Isabel II Fortress in La Mola, a ticket to visit the Castle of San Felipe and / or the Military Museum of Menorca with a 50% discount. This is an excellent opportunity to get to know some of the most. . .

More than 200 runners have signed up in the XV Carrera Fortaleza de La Mola

Mahón, June 10, 2021 A total of 208 athletes have already registered, as of today, in the fifteenth edition of the Fortaleza de La Mola race, which will be held next Saturday, June 19 from 10 am. The Menorca Military Consortium, the CCE Sant Lluís, the Balearic Islands Athletics Federation (FAIB), Elitechip and Cecome Menorca. . .

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The Menorca Military Consortium participates in the Mahón+Flores 2021

The Menorca Military Consortium has joined the initiative promoted by the Mahón City Council that has filled the center of the town with flowers this past weekend. A new edition of the Mahón+Flores activity has been held this year on its usual date, in spring, after being moved on the calendar last year to October. . .

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Sport, tourism and culture, a successful relationship

The six editions of the 10/5 Miles City of Mahón have demonstrated their true sports and tourism potential this year, registering a record number of participants (375 runners in total), almost half of whom have come from outside Menorca to enjoy of the Island and of a very special race because it passes through places. . .

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The naval battle of Port Mahón

The collaborator of Es Diari, Fernando Serrano, published on May 20 of the current year in his section “Without hairs on the tongue” an article on the naval battle of Port Mahón, an event that, says the writer, “changed the history of Menorca ”. With the title “Four actors for a historical drama”, Fernando Serrano,. . .

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The history of the Castillo de San Felipe

In March 1551 it was decided to fortify the defenses of Menorca, since they were very inadequate. For this, the Italian engineer Count Hugo de Cessane was commissioned to design a castle to defend the town and the port of Mahón. In 1552 the construction of the Castle of San Felipe began, and in 1556. . .

Periods of British occupation of the island of Menorca

Did you know that January 6 is celebrated in Spain as the Military Easter day and why? Military Easter commemorates the recovery of the island of Menorca after years of occupation by British troops. In 1782 Menorca returned to Spanish sovereignty after the victory over the British fleet, which had occupied the Island (of great. . .

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A Menorcan corsair at the beginning of the 19th century

One of the most interesting books published by the Menorca Military Consortium is “Un corsair menorquín. Historical recreation of the naval and medical Menorca at the beginning of the 19th century ”, by the writer Alejandro Fernández Alonso. In the 19th century, when the island was recovered by Spain in the Peace of Amiens, the. . .

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