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Iglesia de San Sebastian

Plaza San Sebastian, Antequera, Spain
+34 952 84 11 58
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Impressive in many ways

My wife and I went in because the outside looked so interesting with it's magnificent tower. The... read more

Reviewed April 6, 2018
Choirman09
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Wales
Historic church with a leaning bell tower.

The Iglesia de San Sebastian is situated in the geographic centre of Antequera and is another... read more

Reviewed March 22, 2018
brandrethno1
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Antequera, Spain
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Plaza San Sebastian, Antequera, Spain
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+34 952 84 11 58
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Reviewed April 6, 2018

My wife and I went in because the outside looked so interesting with it's magnificent tower. The setting of the building is very interesting with views all around. We were pleased that there was a good ramp to allow my wife to enter using her...More

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Reviewed March 22, 2018

The Iglesia de San Sebastian is situated in the geographic centre of Antequera and is another example of the classic architecture of the town. Viewed from Calle Don Infante, the Bell Tower leans significantly to the right

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Reviewed March 9, 2018

One of the tallest Church towers in Antequera ,which can be seen from most areas . San Sebastian church is the most ornate of all the 28 churches in Antequera

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Reviewed January 24, 2018

The San Sebastian parish church was built during the second half of the 16th century and is still the largest in the city. Characteristic for this church is the use of different materails, natural stone for the facades and brickwork for the adjacent bell tower...More

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Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

We were attracted by the tall bell tower and started walking towards it. I anticipated something really interesting, but at the end was not too impressed by this church: a mix of styles not living in harmony. Plus, there was ongoing loud construction on the...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Located off the beaten tourist track, Saint Sebastian is one of the oldest churches in the city, built in 1565 in honor of Antigua’s protector Saint Sebastian. While in ruins since the 1770s due to an earthquake, it is not accessible but the facade can...More

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Reviewed June 6, 2017

Easy to find and worth going inside. Lifelike models of religious characters and there as no entrance fee.

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Reviewed April 6, 2017

I popped into this church in the centre of Antequera a couple of times, when I found it open (it was closed during the afternoon siesta period). Worth seeing, though there's nothing extraordinary about it, apart from a rather gory statue of Christ behind glass...More

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Reviewed June 24, 2016

Antequera has a great number of churches, and this one sits in the Plaza San Sebastian. It's a beautiful 17th century church richly adorned in gold leaf and wonderful friezes and statues.

Thank Tony M
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Reviewed July 27, 2015

This church is worth the visit, whether Catholic or not. The tower at night is superbly lit. However, we were taken aback whilst reflecting inside to be approached by a young man begging. This is not a situation we have come across in this lovely...More

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