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Catedral de Alcala de Henares

Plaza Santos Ninos s/n, 28801 Alcala De Henares, Spain
+34 667 69 63 23
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This old church was just beautiful! We snuck in during a rain storm, and there was a mass going... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Rachel M
Not so interesting by itself

Not so interesting by itself but part of the very beautiful old city of Alcalá de Henares, which is... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
Rafael M
Madrid, Spain
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Plaza Santos Ninos s/n, 28801 Alcala De Henares, Spain
+34 667 69 63 23
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

This old church was just beautiful! We snuck in during a rain storm, and there was a mass going. While I am not Catholic, it was a beautiful experience.

1  Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Not so interesting by itself but part of the very beautiful old city of Alcalá de Henares, which is well worth a visit.

Thank Rafael M
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We went here with our Spanish friends . We were offered an English speaking electronic guide when we went inside as we don't understand Spanish but we didn't take it as we had our friends with us. The cathedral was absolutely stunning. It had like...More

1  Thank Hayley G
Reviewed 5 November 2016

I recommend to pay to go to the tower to get a perfect view of Alcala; it is worthy. The Cathedral itself did not impressed me much, however a visit is well a try.

Thank arual1821
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Do go to visit the cathedral when in Alcala. A nice cool building to be in when it was 37 degrees outside! The cathedral suffered great damage during the Spanish Civil War so has been restored. There were photographs of the original Cathedral on display...More

1  Thank spanishmiss
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This cathedral is well worth seeing, as it is quite grand, with nice architectural flourishes, as well as holding the remains of Justus and Pastor, local saints who were martyred as children.

1  Thank tombillinge
Reviewed 29 June 2016

The cathedral was grand as expected and also very colorful from inside. It had very intricate designs which were feast to the eyes. Various sections inside the Cathedral had exhibits in form of statues which talked about various important personalities in Christianity, so it was...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2016

The Cathedral itself is spectacular but the exhibits on its history and the history of Alcala de Henares are as impressive. They really helped us get a good feel for how this town developed.

1  Thank Les L
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Aside from the spectacular architecture and the story of the cathedral's history, there were exhibits on the history of Alcala that helped us understand how the town came to be. The hours may be inconvenient, but it was definitely worth waiting around to see.

1  Thank Les L
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Beautiful cathedral lots of interesting things to see. A must visit when in Alcala de Henares, with its interesting design and features.

Thank Bawnogue
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