Cathedral de Santa Maria, Murcia

Must see · Art Museum · Religious Site
You can merely stare at the ornate facade of the mixed Baroque and Gothic Cathedral de Santa Maria and come away feeling satisfied. But inside the 14th-century cathedral sit three intricately detailed chapels, which are not to be missed. Of these, the Chapel of Junterones owns a reputation as one of the Spanish Renaissance's finest. Head up the iconic 90-m (300-ft) bell tower, where some 25 bells toll. Beneath the main altar lies the heart and entrails of Alfonso X, the medieval king of Castile, León and Galicia. See Cathedral de Santa Maria and all Murcia has to offer by arranging your trip with our Murcia online trip builder.
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  • A beautiful cathedral in the centre of the city. Worth a visit and enjoy a coffee outside in the plaza before moving on.  more »
  • We've been in many a cathedral, but this is an eye opener. It's so grand inside. Really pleased we dropped in.  more »
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