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Catedral de Justo Gallego

Entre las calles Arquitecto Gaudi y Santa Rosa, Mejorada del Campo, Spain
+34 619 68 35 94
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Amazing visit

Went to visit this building while visiting family in Madrid. It is absolutely amazing. You have to... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2018
Mmptravelling
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Orpington, United Kingdom
A life's labour of devotion

This is definitely worth a visit if you're in Madrid, I don't think pictures really do it justice... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2016
somewhatodd
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London, United Kingdom
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12 Feb 2018
“Amazing visit”
10 Sep 2016
“A life's labour of devotion”
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Entre las calles Arquitecto Gaudi y Santa Rosa, Mejorada del Campo, Spain
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+34 619 68 35 94
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Went to visit this building while visiting family in Madrid. It is absolutely amazing. You have to see it to believe it.

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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This is definitely worth a visit if you're in Madrid, I don't think pictures really do it justice. I didn't expect it to be so big. They are not kidding when they call it a cathedral! But really it was just incredible to look around...More

4  Thank somewhatodd
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

Just wow, Justo a very humble gentleman with big dreams who continues to build this cathedral even at his old age. I'd love to come back to see the progress

1  Thank Pep P
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Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

To say this thing was massive is an understatement. Especially considering he made it by himself. Being able to walk around is a treat. Don't forget to make a donation before you enter.

3  Thank Adrian H
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Reviewed 31 January 2015

During a 3 hour layover at the Madrid train station, my friends and I hopped on a bus to Mejorada. There was no one there when we arrived, but we could tell someone was around because there were loaves of bread and an apple set...More

3  Thank Savannah P
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Reviewed 15 January 2015

By himself and 30-40 years later Don Justo has managed to build this 'Cathedral'. The fact that it stands ignored in the midst of working-class Mejorada del Campo and surrounding Henares area makes it all the more stunning.

1  Thank maguzawa
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Reviewed 29 September 2013

As an architect by profession I couln't stop holding my breath in some moments of the visit of this impressive building site - sometimes due to the adventurous statics, sometimes due to the inspiration and creativity to solve spacial problems without any education in the...More

7  Thank Katharina B
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Reviewed 31 December 2012

Wow, something that certainly left an impression! I am not sure what was more impressive: the Gaudiesque cathedral style building made out of every type recycled material imaginable, meeting 87 year-old creator Don Justo having lunch on his break from a 10 hour work day,...More

5  Thank World_Xplorer_v1
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