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Calle Major de La Vila 25, 03202 Elche, Spain
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You really need to see this to get a full understanding of the history of Elche and especially about the famous Elche August festa. Sunday is free to enter but we visited on Saturday and requested the viewing of the film in English. It’s so cleverly out together and you leave
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I knew a little about the Festa having visited Elche many times but had never managed a visit to this museum. The Festa is based on the story of the Virgin's death, It's tucked away around the corner from the Basilica and is well worth a visit. There is a free display of
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The small but informative museum shows the historical development of this unusual and spectacular mystery play, the only one permitted by the Vatican inside a church. The cinema with a commentary in English shows the dramatic rising of angels (small boys) into the dome of the
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The main attraction of this museum is the film about the "Misteri", the August mystery plays about the Assumption of the Virgin, which involve lowering people down from the huge dome of the basilica and then hoisting them up again. The film is very informative and really makes
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