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Santa Clara Monastery & Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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A very moving experience

This is a most interesting place combining Arabic history and Christianity. Our guide Manuel spoke... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2018
Pam H
Poole, United Kingdom
Nice small museum

It's a nice small museum displaying relics from the arabic period, as well as some christian-themed... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2018
Михаил Г
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

This is a most interesting place combining Arabic history and Christianity. Our guide Manuel spoke excellant English and was so informative. We were so sorry for the Nuns who not always entered the convent willingly and lived in silent solitude with a doll. I am...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pam H
Reviewed October 4, 2018

It's a nice small museum displaying relics from the arabic period, as well as some christian-themed sculptures

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Михаил Г
Reviewed October 3, 2018

this place was so pretty and very interesting. Steeped in history, it had a lovely museum which was very informative.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Cheryl T
Reviewed April 12, 2018

Although disappointed by the missing ceramic of the girl playing a musical instrument (which is on loan to Madrid) the sheer authenticity of this ancient moorish building was a joy. No admission cost.

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank SuBearder
Reviewed November 1, 2017

The picture shows the monstry and garden with pool but you cant Access that área, Only a few artifacts ? So unless you have a particular interest in going here id give it a miss.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Arnietw0
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Majestic museum to observe the antiquity of the constructions of the city and its Muslim origins, low-cost guided tour

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank GuillermoCastellanos
Reviewed October 27, 2016

small museum to wander around, some interesting history and upstairs a small art gallery, nice quiet spot to visit and cool off in

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank pichis83
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

This is a small but beautyful and well made private museum completely owned by the convent (place and all shown objects). After the entrance you pass a forecourt to the museum wing. Important note: only a certain part (approx 1/4) of the monastery is accessible,...More

Date of experience: July 2016
4  Thank Robert B
Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

This convent was built on top of a Islamic Palace and houses a fine museum of religious artifacts and a series of 17th and 18th paintings. The convent is still lived in by nuns. This is a 2 minute walk from the Cathedral and has...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank rayrest
Reviewed October 14, 2015

A must visit place and murcia itself a great must visit city, this a very intersting place and well worth the visit would recommend

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Alan D
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September 17, 2016|
Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Sorry, but as TA doesn't permit links, please do the following: google "museos de murcia" and open that page; top right you will find "Información y Contacto" and after clicking it on the left a small contact form will... More
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September 10, 2015|
Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
Tuesday-Saturday 10am-1pm and 4pm-6:30pm Sundays 10am-1pm Closed on Mondays