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(Español) Monumento a Plácido Fernández Viagas

Friday 8 July, 2022|

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(Español) Plaza Fernández Viagas

Friday 8 July, 2022|

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(Español) Monumento “Antequera a su Semana Santa”

Wednesday 6 July, 2022|

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(Español) Monumento a los Enamorados

Wednesday 6 July, 2022|

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(Español) Plaza de Castilla

Wednesday 6 July, 2022|

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San Zoilo Municipal Library

Tuesday 23 April, 2019|

This Municipal Centre occupies part of the rooms belonging to the former Royal Monastery of Saint Zoilo; exactly, the cloister. This Observant Franciscan Order’s convent was the first one to be erected in the town after a Royal Order given by the Catholic Monarchs, Isabel and Fernando, on the 18th September 1500 by which they [...]

”Art without Time” Sculpture Complex

Wednesday 14 March, 2018|

The Antequera town pays tribute to two of its most illustrious sons during the 20th century: the famous poet, José Antonio Muñoz Rojas, National Poetry Award in 1998 for this work “Objetos Pérdidos” (Lost Objects) and the multitalented José María Férnandez, painter and an erudite person, responsible for the most important researches about Historical and [...]

Arch of the Penitent

Friday 10 November, 2017|

As the entry to Nueva Street, we find this monumental arch devoted to Jesus the Penitent. The structure is finished by a vaulted niche where the painting of the worshipped image is lodged, plus six lanterns and a projecting balcony. The original construction is from 1671 although it was demolished in 1959 because the risk [...]

San Francisco Square

Friday 10 November, 2017|

This little square was constructed several years after the San Zoilo Royal Monastery was founded in 1500. The floor plan was never a regular one but all the opposite: it is a huge trapezium where an angle formed by the Toril and Duranes streets goes into. Until 1861, the connection with Calzada street was much [...]

Mirador Michael Hoskin viewpoint

Wednesday 19 April, 2017|

Tourist Department of the Antequera Town Hall: Viewpoint facing on the Peña de los Enamorados (Lovers’ Rock) located next to the Arco de los Gigantes (Arch of Giants). It is dedicated to the British Archaeoastronomer Michael Hoskin to whom a bust in bronze facing the Lovers’ Rock has been dedicated. It is worthy to note [...]

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