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“Great Architecture”

Santuario Santa Magdalena
Ranked #1 of 11 things to do in Novelda
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed April 3, 2013

This is a fabulous building in the style of the great Gaudi, there are wonderful views down the valley from the church grounds and a spectacular sculpture of Christ and the last supper to the side of the church. The inside is or does not match the splendour of the outside. but I guess it's the architecture that you come to see, take time to visit here if you are anywhere near the town of Novelda.

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Reviewed November 7, 2012

This sanctuary was built by a student of Gaudi.It took nearly 30 years to build and has a marble organ, unique in the world. It was built from the local stone and marble and stands next to the castle ruins of Novelda.

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Reviewed September 4, 2012

This takes some finding, as it's on a hill a few miles north-west of Novelda, and depending which way you arrive in town, you can easily miss the sign posts. It's worth persevering though as it's quite spectacular - on the outside anyway, the inside is disappointingly plain. It's said to have been inspired by Gaudi, but don't go expecting the scale and grandure of the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona.

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Reviewed February 26, 2012

Nice place to visit. They are building a new organ now.... and in the conning years. Church is in Gaudi style.

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