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Iglesia La Porciuncula (la Iglesia de Cristal)

Avenida Fra Joan Llabres 1 | El Arenal, 07600 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
+34 971 26 00 02
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Marvellous Cristal Church near Palma

If you are interested in churches there is a modern church with fantastic stained glass just 20... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Koben
,
Oslo, Norway
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A place to touch your soul and make your spirit soar

Nature is normally my cathedral but the Iglesia La Porciuncula or "crystal church" with its 39... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
DebandBill
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Stella, Canada
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Avenida Fra Joan Llabres 1 | El Arenal, 07600 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
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+34 971 26 00 02
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"modern church"
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"wooden sculptures"
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"amazing stained glass"
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"balearic islands"
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"sunny day"
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"museum"
in 7 reviews
"bus"
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

If you are interested in churches there is a modern church with fantastic stained glass just 20 minutes from the Center of Palma. Make sure to go on a sunny day to get the most of the experience. You can take bus 15 from Palma...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Nature is normally my cathedral but the Iglesia La Porciuncula or "crystal church" with its 39 stunning stained glass windows designed by Juan Bautista Castro, a painter, is a place where the word "awe" took on new meaning. Nothing can prepare you for the impact...More

1  Thank DebandBill
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Extraordinary stained glass and the most beautiful modern church. At 5 euro entry for the museum and church it represents far better value than the Arab baths in Palma.

Thank Michael H
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

If you don’t visit anywhere else this is a must. Stunningly beautiful. Architecture mind blowing. A hidden gem.

Thank 60sChildren
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

From the outside there is little clue as to what you will see when you get inside. I loved the floor which was covered with fish decorated tiles. The windows are simply stunning. The colours are so intense and there is so much detail to...More

Thank Pingalu
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Beautiful place to visit. Only been once, but it left a lovely impression. So sedate and beautiful away from the busy seaside front.

Thank Sandie W
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

If in El Arenal you can visit this modern nice oval church with modern scene in the pretty windows, propabely in cristal, are very nice; wooden sculptures to admire; in this museum; sometimes there is open for concerts ; and sunday messes. there is an...More

Thank Manuela L
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

We visited this church and museum in October 2017 having heard about it from friends. You need to go past the church up the hill to the shop which is the entrance of the museum and church. The museum is full of antiquities from Mallorca's...More

1  Thank GolfingBilly
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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

After hour's drive to get there from Cala D Or, found church closed. Phoned contact number from Tripadvisor site and spoke to lady. She told us that church would open at 1430.(it was 1330 when we arrived). Looked around Arenal for an hour and went...More

2  Thank anthony f
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Pere M, Gerente at Iglesia La Porciuncula (la Iglesia de Cristal), responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

We are very sorry. In fact, there has been a change of schedule, which is already introduced in our website www.spiritualmallorca.com If it is possible to visit us on another occasion, please let us know and we will have two invitations so that you can...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We visited this church and museum complex on our holiday in Mallorca and found it fascinating. The museum exhibits helped us to understand the development of Mallorca and the church itself was magnificent. The sheer beauty of the stained glass windows took our breath away....More

2  Thank Wendy F
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Joyce I
25 May 2018|
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Response from 60sChildren | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if it is Route 15 or 23. Check in the very helpful tourist office at the Plaça de Espana. There is a bus stop right outside The Iglesia.
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louisD43
29 March 2018|
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Response from Pingalu | Reviewed this property |
there will be a list on the website.
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