Santa María Church

Villaviciosa, Spain

Iglesia de Santa María is a 13th-century romanesque church in the concejo of Villaviciosa. It is unusual in having preserved the fabric of an earlier construction dated between the 8th and 10th centuries.

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Founded: 13th century
Category: Religious sites in Spain

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José Julio Melgares (6 months ago)
According to the tourist street map provided at the Villaviciosa tourist office: "Old Church of San Francisco. From the year 1743, it was part of the Convent-Seminary of the Franciscan Fathers" San Juan de Capistrano ". The religious community had a presence in the building until the confiscation of the year 1835. Currently it is the parish temple of Villaviciosa ".
Marcelino (2 years ago)
Good conservation and very central.
José Luis Rivera Gutiez (2 years ago)
Parish Church of Villaviciosa. Is big. Sl Ladito is the Museum of Holy Week Villaviciosina. Our Lady of the Portal of Belen, patron saint of Villaviciosa, is venerated there.
camilo figueiredo (2 years ago)
I LOVE EVERYTHING OF THIS PLACE. VERY RECOMMENDED
Jesús R.G. (2 years ago)
In the church was one of the fantastic nativity scenes of this year's Route de Belenes de Villaviciosa. In the church we could also see for free the exhibition of images of Holy Week in Villaviciosa. Although I am not a believer, it was interesting since there was also a small exhibition of nativity scenes / paper book. A few meters before the church, there is the Convent of the Poor Clares, where you can buy at very affordable prices very delicious artisan sweets. The cat tongues of butter and chocolate are a start and do not stop. We will return next year if not sooner.
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