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Iglesia de Santa Maria de la Encarnacion

Calle Real de La Villa., 29700 Velez-Malaga, Spain
+34 951 28 43 00
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Worth a visit to see Semana Santa items in the museum

A lovely place to visit to see the items associated with the Easter parades during Semana Santa... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
maglinjo
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Cork
A beautiful church

This is a beautiful church at the top of a hill approached from many angles by steps and sall... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
crawfie
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 days ago
“Worth a visit to see Semana Santa items in the museum”
4 weeks ago
“A beautiful church”
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Calle Real de La Villa., 29700 Velez-Malaga, Spain
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+34 951 28 43 00
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A lovely place to visit to see the items associated with the Easter parades during Semana Santa. We were very lucky and got to see a quick little video in english down stairs giving a brief overview of the semana santa traditions. Great views and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful church at the top of a hill approached from many angles by steps and sall roads. The interior feels larger than the outside shows, and they have a good useum of Semana Santa, a wonderful time to visit.

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Reviewed December 29, 2017

Church of Santa Maria is a gothic-mudejar church built around 1500. Highlight is the free museum which occupies part of thee nave and is dedicated to the semana santa or holy week when the saints etc. are paraded through the streets. Contains all things connected...More

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Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

The above title is what we came across when we visited the church and I take it that it is now a museum dedicated to the spectacle that takes place at Easter when the Madonnas and Jesus' are paraded through the town. There are fabulous...More

Thank Jenny D
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Reviewed October 29, 2015

We visited this church during a hike in old town of Velez-Malaga. It has suprisingly much to offer, with a small but quite interesting exhibition, as it also works as a small museum. It also has a small garden to offer, perfect for a quiet...More

Thank Henrik K
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