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A pleasant hour.

It's on the small side for a cathedral, but quite striking inside. As others have mentioned the... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
OriginalJerseyGirl
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Jersey, United Kingdom
Lovely building

This pleasant cathedral has bathroom facilities & handheld guides, which were easily to follow. It... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
Alexandra R
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St Andrews, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Set in a wonderful pedestrian square with cafe and bar- this cathedral is very photogenic and very interesting architecturally.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kingpaul100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I originally come from Lincoln, UK, which is home to one of the most beautiful cathedrals in the UK. However, upon entering the Cathedral in Almeria, all we could say was “wow!” This is such a beautiful place. Peace and tranquility greet you as you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LoobyLoo21
Reviewed 4 November 2018

I've never paid to go into the Catedral but attended the service. A lovely space and well worth a visit.Its steeped in history and the bells are wonderful.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank UkSylvia
Reviewed 31 October 2018

It's on the small side for a cathedral, but quite striking inside. As others have mentioned the commentary on the audio guide was a bit drawn out, so I didn't listen to all of it. But interesting as being a place of worship and a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank OriginalJerseyGirl
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

If you are interested in cathedrals then give this a look. The audio tour is very interesting giving details on the history and architectural features of the design.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank HappyHols012
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Ineresting style of architecture, is a "Cathedral Fortress" full of history and it is the best way to understand the times Spain was invaded by the Moorish. It is not the full on super decorated place to see but more a testament of the wars...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Campaworld
Reviewed 3 October 2018

You'll fine this in the small area of the old town. Certainly worth a visit. Nice atmosphere and good photo opportunities inside and in the square.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 205jeanniem
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

You pay to enter and get an audio tour. It’s a beautiful building, not what you’d expect inside from the outside. We found the commentary a little dry though so was easy to lose track of what was being said. I don’t regret going in,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

At 5 euros each I was expecting so much more. The cloister is nice and the inside is the cathedral is pretty, but it’s very small with not very much to see. Probably one for the devout religious visitors. There’s an audio guide included in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank chowso
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

This pleasant cathedral has bathroom facilities & handheld guides, which were easily to follow. It has a very small gift shop

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Alexandra R
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amandaj2872018
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Response from HilaryW971 | Reviewed this property |
I am sure you can.
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Dav3-E
13 June 2018|
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Response from FOODmood-crabtree | Reviewed this property |
It will be most honest to say, not really. There are some places where it is ramplike, and there are lots of stairs. I would not suggest this place for someone in a wheelchair.
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