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Ampudia, Spain
Country Spain
Autonomous community Castile and León
Province Palencia
Municipality Ampudia
 • Total 133 km2 (51 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 677
 • Density 5.1/km2 (13/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
View of the town, with the tower of the colegiata.

Ampudia is a municipality located in the province of Palencia, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2004 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 677 inhabitants.[1]

Castle of Ampudia[edit]

the medieval 'Castle of Ampudia'

Ampudia is the location of a Fifteenth-Century castle, now privately owned and open for tours.[2] The castle was one site of the filming of the 1961 American film El Cid.


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Coordinates: 41°55′N 4°47′W / 41.917°N 4.783°W / 41.917; -4.783