Top 15 Church Sights in Spain

    Start your walk at Sagrada Família
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    Sagrada Família
    Cultural property in Barcelona, Spain

    The Basílica de la Sagrada Família , commonly known as the Sagrada Família, is a large unfinished Roman Catholic minor basilica in Barcelona, Spain. Designed by Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí , his work on the building is part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site. On 7 November 2010, Pope Benedict XVI…Read more

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    Ecce Homo (Martínez and Giménez, Borja)
    Fresco by Elías García Martínez

    The Ecce Homo in the Sanctuary of Mercy church in Borja, Spain, is a fresco painted circa 1930 by the Spanish painter Elías García Martínez depicting Jesus crowned with thorns. Both the subject and style are typical of traditional Catholic art.…Read more

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    Seville Cathedral
    Church in Seville, Spain

    The Cathedral of Saint Mary of the See , better known as Seville Cathedral, is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Seville . It was registered in 1987 by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, along with the adjoining Alcázar palace complex and the General Archive of the Indies. "See"…Read more

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    Mosque–Cathedral of Córdoba
    Church in Andalusia, Spain

    The Mosque–Cathedral of Córdoba , also known as the Great Mosque of Córdoba and the Mezquita, whose ecclesiastical name is the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption , is the Catholic cathedral of the Diocese of Córdoba dedicated to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary and located in…Read more

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    Barcelona Cathedral
    Gothic cathedral and seat of the Archbishop of Barcelona, Spain

    The Cathedral of the Holy Cross and Saint Eulalia , also known as Barcelona Cathedral, is the Gothic cathedral and seat of the Archbishop of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. The cathedral was constructed from the thirteenth to fifteenth centuries, with the principal work done in the fourteenth century. The cloister, which…Read more

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    Palmarian Catholic Church
    Religious sect

    The Christian Palmarian Church of the Carmelites of the Holy Face , commonly called the Palmarian Catholic Church , is a small schismatic Catholic church with an episcopal see in El Palmar de Troya, Spain.…Read more

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    Santiago de Compostela Cathedral

    The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela is part of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Santiago de Compostela and is an integral component of the Santiago de Compostela World Heritage Site in Galicia, Spain. The cathedral is the reputed burial place of Saint James the Great, the apostle of Jesus…Read more

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    Santa Maria del Mar, Barcelona
    Church in Barcelona, Spain

    Santa Maria del Mar is an imposing church in the Ribera district of Barcelona built between 1329 and 1383 at the height of Principality of Catalonia's maritime and mercantile preeminence. It is an outstanding example of Catalan Gothic, with a purity and unity of style that is very…Read more

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    Almudena Cathedral
    Cathedral

    Almudena Cathedral is a Catholic church in Madrid, Spain. It is the seat of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Madrid. The cathedral was consecrated by Pope John Paul II in 1993.…Read more

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    Toledo Cathedral
    Seat of Archdiocese of Toledo, Spain

    The Primate Cathedral of Saint Mary of Toledo is a Roman Catholic church in Toledo, Spain. It is the seat of the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Toledo.…Read more

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    Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya
    Art museum in Palau Nacional, Barcelona

    The Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya , abbreviated as MNAC, is the national museum of Catalan visual art located in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. Situated on Montjuïc hill at the end of Avinguda de la Reina Maria Cristina, near Pl Espanya, the museum is especially notable for its outstanding collection of…Read more

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    Temple Expiatori del Sagrat Cor
    Church in Barcelona, Spain (European Union)

    The Temple Expiatori del Sagrat Cor is a Roman Catholic church and minor basilica located on the summit of Mount Tibidabo in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. The building is the work of the Spanish architect Enric Sagnier and was completed by his son Josep Maria Sagnier i Vidal. The construction…Read more

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    Valencia Cathedral
    Cathedral in Valencia, Spain. Valencian Gothic style

    The Metropolitan Cathedral–Basilica of the Assumption of Our Lady of Valencia , alternatively known as Saint Mary's Cathedral or Valencia Cathedral, is a Roman Catholic parish church in Valencia, Spain.…Read more

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    Burgos Cathedral

    The Cathedral of Saint Mary of Burgos is a Catholic church dedicated to the Virgin Mary located in the historical center of the Spanish city of Burgos. Its official name is Santa Iglesia Catedral Basílica Metropolitana de Santa María de Burgos.…Read more

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    Málaga Cathedral
    Church in Málaga, Spain

    The Cathedral of Málaga is a Roman Catholic church in the city of Málaga in Andalusia in southern Spain. It is in the Renaissance architectural tradition. The cathedral is located within the limits defined by a now missing portion of the medieval Moorish walls, the remains of which surround the…Read more

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