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“A Beautiful Church” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion

Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion
Plaza de la Iglesia, s/n, 29600 Marbella, Spain
34-95-2773136
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Ranked #3 of 48 attractions in Marbella
Type: Historic Sites, Religious Sites
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Malaga, Spain
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1,925 helpful votes 1,925 helpful votes
“A Beautiful Church”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013

I always enjoy visiting this church located in downtown Marbella. I find it very peaceful to enter the church and take a look around. This is a good place to rest a little and do some meditation.

Visited February 2013
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Marbella, Spain
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“Of note in the interior is the Sol Mayor Organ”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

Of note in the interior is the Sol Mayor Organ. It is considered to be the most important organ built in Spain in the last century.From the exterior the door of the Sun , or main door, carved from ochre stone in the Rococo style (XVIIII c)A headstone with heraldic coat of arms attached : "Corduba Quem Genuit Malacae Dat Aethere Praesul Construxit Supor Hoc Ludovicus Opus Anno MDCXVIII".It has served to date the construction of the temple.

Visited September 2012
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cork
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“so ornate”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

fab church, ornate, really worth a visit, lovely mass, great central location, a must visit, restaurants close by

Visited November 2012
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Tipperary, Ireland
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“Magnificent”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

This is a truly beautiful old church and well worth a visit. The statues are beautiful and dressed in real fabric clothing. Hopefully we will get to partake in some of the ceremonies when we return in the new year.

Visited September 2012
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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“Nice church”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

Good old church in the middle of the old town of marbella. Worth to visit in a hot summer day

Visited July 2012
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