The Church of Saint Michael started its life in the end of the 15th century. A plaque at the door of its Gothic facade is dated 1484. It is believed that the church was commissioned by the Catholic Monarchs when they visited the city in 1484. Previously, the area was served by an old hermitage. Its construction, however, would last several centuries resulting in an excellent cathedral-like set where latest gothic elements and other ones typical from beginning and full renaissance and baroque.

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Founded: 1484
Category: Religious sites in Spain

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Victor Neto (9 months ago)
Another Spanish gem. Can't get enough of the ancient architecture and condition of these buildings. Wow
Marie Mitchelson (9 months ago)
Beautiful as are lots of churches. Superbly presented. Quiet for prayer, side altars exotic and ready for tourists.
David Morris (10 months ago)
When visiting the Cathedral you get free entry to this church, would recommend, on a smaller scale but stunning architecture in and out, audio tour included.
Gary Winch (11 months ago)
Beautiful church, actually preferred it to the nearby cathedral of Jerez. As a bonus entry is free here (€6 for the cathedral).
Neil Beard (15 months ago)
Pleasant small church close to Jerez centre. Located in a very quiet area.
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