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Stations of the Cross in Easter week

  • The Stations of the Cross in Easter week in the Roman amphitheatre in Mérida © Ayuntamiento de Mérida

    The Stations of the Cross in Easter week in the Roman amphitheatre in Mérida © Ayuntamiento de Mérida

  • Stations of the Cross in Easter week. Mérida © Extremadura

    Stations of the Cross in Easter week. Mérida © Extremadura

  

Dates

Apr 17, 2019
Mérida
Badajoz, Extremadura
Badajoz

This thrilling procession takes place in the early hours of Easter Wednesday to Thursday in the city of Mérida (Extremadura )

The celebration begins with a procession in which the Medieval image of the Christ of the “O” is borne from the Procathedral of Santa María to the Roman Amphitheatre. This monument forms an integral part of Merida’s archaeological assets, leading to its declaration as a World Heritage Site by the UNESCO. Here, the Stations of the Cross are movingly re-enacted.

  

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