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Basilica-Shrine of La Vera Cruz.

  • General view of Caravaca de la Cruz and the shrine of Alcázar de la Vera Cruz  ©Turespaña

    General view of Caravaca de la Cruz and the shrine of Alcázar de la Vera Cruz ©Turespaña

  

Category

Shrine

Date

Siglo XVII

Style

Baroque
C/ Cuesta del Castillo, s/n.
30400 Caravaca de la Cruz
Murcia
Murcia

Telephone+34 968707743 - +34 968708540

E-mailcofradia@lacruzdecaravaca.es

Websitehttp://www.murciaturistica.es/es/monumento/basilica---santuario-de-la-vera-cruz-323/

It has Moorish origins and has undergone many transformations. Inside you can see the Santísima Vera Cruz de Caravaca. The Vera Cruz Sanctuary is outstanding for its Baroque façade, added in the 18th century and made from local marble. It is located within the walled enclosure of the Real Alcázar, which served as a fortress for the Temple and Santiago Orders alike. It now has 14 towers of different shapes and sizes.

Practical information

Timetables

 

Oct 01 to May 31

Monday to Saturday

8:00 AM to 2:00 PM

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Public holidays and Sunday

10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

 

Jun 01 to Sep 30

Monday to Friday

8:00 AM to 2:00 PM

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Public holidays and Weekend

10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Rates

 

Free admission


 

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Calendar

Image of the 'Cuadrillas' Festival of in Barranda © Ayuntamiento de Caravaca de la Cruz

Jan 25, 2019 to Jan 27, 2019

Festivity of National Tourist Interest

Caravaca de la Cruz
Fiesta of the Cuadrillas in Barranda.

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