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Calle Granada 78, 29015 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Stumbled upon this beautiful old church as we were wandering around the historic centre of Malaga and what a great find. Built on the site of a former mosque in 1490 ,on close inspection the differing architectural styles becomes apparent, a beautiful church both inside...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 293neilk
Reviewed 13 August 2018

My wife and I had a short stop off in Malaga whilst on a TUI cruiser and enjoyed the visit. Whilst exploring we stumbled on this amazingly beautiful church. A fully working church with lovely architecture and amazing ambiance.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

We were taken here on a walking tour and our guide pointed out some relevant details, he was not too keen for us to take photos or stay long and he also insisted we be very quiet. This is the oldest church in Malaga built...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank roy v
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

This wonderful church is located in Calle Granada. Its façade is a prove of its architectural evolution and when you enter inside you will get impressed by its beauty. Do not miss the place where Picasso was baptised!

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

The Church of Santiago (Iglesias Santiago) is the oldest Catholic Church located in the old town area the city Málaga close to the Calle Granada, the Church was built in 1490,entry free.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank aiiburstein
Reviewed 26 December 2016

One of four new churches built in the 1490s during the Reconquest and built on the site of a mosque. Picasso was christened here. The exterior is plain with the outstanding feature being the door. Style is Gothic and Mudejar. It is due to reopen...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 29 December 2015

This is probably one of the oldest churches in Málaga. You don't give much for it seeing it from the outside, buy inside you'll have very beautiful art and architecture. Picasso was baptized here and the certificate is on public display.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 23 October 2015

The Church of Santiago is the oldest church in Malaga and was built in 1490. Pablo Ruiz Picasso, the brilliant painter who revolutionised 20th century art, was baptised here in 1881 at the baptismal font.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 27 December 2014

The Church of Santiago is the oldest church in Malaga. It was constructed in 1490. The church is located on a central street, so it is easy to get to. The most interesting thing to see in this church is the baptismal font at one...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 16 November 2014

During our visit we passed by the Church of Santiago, famous for the fact that Picasso was baptized in this church in 1881. It is located at Calle Granada and you easily mis it in the small streets. We found it, but unfortunately the church...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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