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Convento de Belen

Calle Belen, 29200, Antequera, Spain
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Another Beautiful Church

This town is truly amazing it has so many amazing churches we have been to a few and all have... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Shantaran
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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
via mobile
one of Antequera's many attractions

so many churches and special buildings in Antequera to see, park the car and walk, it has many... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2016
Yvonne W
,
Villanueva del Rosario, Spain
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1 Sep 2017
“Another Beautiful Church”
17 Jun 2016
“one of Antequera's many attractions”
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Calle Belen, 29200, Antequera, Spain
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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

This town is truly amazing it has so many amazing churches we have been to a few and all have outstanding decor when you take into account the number of similar places in a relatively small location. It's free to get in although I'm sure...More

1  Thank Shantaran
Reviewed 17 June 2016

so many churches and special buildings in Antequera to see, park the car and walk, it has many hidden secrets to offer

1  Thank Yvonne W
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Very beautiful elegant interior, The plaster decorations are impressive as are the sculptures. If you like the interior of churches you will love this

1  Thank 68IanM
Reviewed 19 March 2014

The Convento de Belen is among the five most beautiful churches in Antequera and is a must visit. The altars are quite beautiful and the church has many places painted in the Mannerist style, that are quite elegant. The ceiling has many plaster moldings that...More

1  Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 6 November 2013

The façade of the Convento de Belen is quite simple but elegant. The cupola is quite impressive and the interior has plenty of plaster decoration. The sculptures, one of Christ Fallen on the Mountain, and the Virgen de los Dolores, are quite impressive. Other sculptures...More

1  Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 6 June 2013

The Convento de Belen has plenty of good art in the church. The Baroque plasterwork is quite unusual and calls attention. This is a good church to visit if one visits Antequera.

1  Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 19 June 2012

The church is simply stunningly beautiful. The arrangement of the entire church is spectacular, and the side-altars are wonderful.

1  Thank snapdecisions
Reviewed 20 January 2012

The Convent of Belen was built by Gonzalo Yañez and its façade is quite simple. The Latin Cross was used as the floor plan for the church. There is a very high cupola over the main nave. What differentiates this church from others is the...More

2  Thank BennyMalaga
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