Jerez de la Frontera Cathedral

Jerez de la Frontera, Spain

The Jerez Cathedral is a beautiful building from the 17th century which combines Gothic, Baroque and Neoclassical styles and stands above the earlier Great Mosque of Jerez and the old Church of El Salvador.

The chapels of La Inmaculada, El Sagrario and Las Ánimas stand out inside, the latter dedicated to the famous Cristo de la Viga, from the 14th century.

The bell tower, which is outside, was possibly built over the minaret of the old mosque of Jerez de la Frontera.

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Founded: 17th century
Category: Religious sites in Spain

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Tony Roffey (8 months ago)
Needs some serious renovation
Ryon00 Gmailer (9 months ago)
Nice place to visit but 6 euros ticket to get in is not that "heavenly" for 5-10 minutes tour... (with no guide)
Loraine Beckinsale (15 months ago)
Very interesting audio tour. Beautiful architecture. Definitely worth a visit.
Brendan McGrath (16 months ago)
Fantastic building. Again, I'm not one for entrance fees for places of worship but they have to cover maintenance costs somehow. Worth going even if you don't go in. Say a prayer outside, it's worth the same
adrian hewitt (16 months ago)
Expensive entrance fee to see a place of worship.
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