Left (from top to bottom):
1) Francisco Javier de Burgos welcomesthe visitor (main courtyard). 2) Start o theinteractive module Time and Territory (maincourtyard). 3) First oor guide map 4) Generalappearance o the introduction panels.
Let’s start the visit at the ground oor. Some historical characters o Motril history will welcome us in the house courtyard.The characters are: Queen Ceti Fatima La Horra, mother o KingBoabdil, last Nasrid king o the Arab kingdom o Granada, she haddierent properties around Motril; Luis Antonio Belluga y Moncada,he was born in Motril and named cardinal by Pope Clement X inRome; and Francisco Jose de Burgos, also born in Motril, who heldimportant public ofce in Spain.The entrance to the temporal exhibition room is also in the courtyard.When you fnish the visit, please come back to the courtyard andvisit the room called
Time and Territory
Tiempo y Territorio
). Thisroom will allow you to travel through dierent periods and placeso Motril history.
BEFORE GOING UP THE STAIRS
On the frst and second oors the history o Motril will be displayedaccording to ten periods or thematic axis. These periods do not reerto centuries, every axis coincides with important moments in thehistory o Motril.At the entrance to every oor there will be an orientation panel whichwill display the itinerary through the rooms and the most importantaspects dealt with by each room.At the beginning o each new axis there will be a red panel containinga summary o the main events that occurred during a period, whichwill then be explained urther with dierent written materials, piecesand audiovisuals. Also, inside the red panel will be a time scale wherethe main local events will be displayed in relation to global history.This will allow us to locate the historical events in a general contextas well as being a perect educational tool.
Let’s start on the