Declared as a Historical Artistic Monument in 1931, these towers are part of the medieval Christian walls, as were the Torres de Quart, and their gates were symbols of power and importance. Pere Balaguer began construction on them in April of 1392, inspired in the other gothic gates found in Cataluña, and they soon defended one of the most used entryways to ancient Valencia. From 1586 to 1887 they were used as a jail for nobles.
The towers can be visited Tuesday to Saturday from 10 AM to 2 PM and from 4:30 PM to 8:30 PM, Sundays and Holidays from 10 AM to 3 PM. The remain closed on Mondays.