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Beautiful interior

It seems as if not many people actually go inside, but it is well worth it. Beautiful and gilded... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
tamworth england
A hidden gem.

The San Antonio Abad (El Silencio) church is a bit hidden in the narrow Alphonso XII Street, just... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
Paul B
Maastricht, The Netherlands
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Calle Alfonso XII 3, 41001 Seville, Spain
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

It seems as if not many people actually go inside, but it is well worth it. Beautiful and gilded. The courtyard seems always to be full, with locals lighting candles. It makes you feel a bit of a voyeur, but they don't seem to mind...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

The San Antonio Abad (El Silencio) church is a bit hidden in the narrow Alphonso XII Street, just South of the El Cortes Ingles department store at the del Duque Square and is visited mostly by locals. A must see when you are in the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

This is a local church and very beautiful with a much revered image in the courtyard. In November there was a special devotion on and it was very crowded. The lovely church is free and non touristy. The one drawback is it is hard to...More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Church of San Antonio Abad contains a revered Nazarene image of the 16th century which is situated outside the entrance in the small courtyard. It is very well attended with numerous offerings and most worshipers don't enter the church. Inside is the usual heavily ornate...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 19 March 2016

This is a busy church visited by mainly locals. There was queues of people trying to get in when we visited. The interior is very grand and pretty. Free.

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

Very interesting church, felt different. Small, silent, dark, with figures inside which I could not name. Worth a visit to check it out. However, it is more of a real church than a tourist atraction.

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Reviewed 19 November 2013

The San Antonio Abad Church is located at Calle Alfonso XII, 3. This church has two naves because in the 18th century two buildings were joined. The first building was the San Antonio Abad Church and the other was the Chapel of the Hermandad de...More

Date of experience: November 2013
1  Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 3 March 2013

The Church of San Antonio Abad has good art. It has the images of Nuestro Padre Jesús Nazareno and María Santísima de la Concepción, both images of the Hermandad de Nuestro Padre Jesús Nazareno, a religious brotherhood. The church has other beautiful sculptures too in...More

Date of experience: February 2013
1  Thank BennyMalaga
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