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Colegiata de Santa Maria la Mayor

Plaza de Santa Maria, Antequera, Spain
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Pretty inside and out

Well worth a look, especially if you are going to the Alcazaba next door as well. The film screen... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Stunning outside, not so much to see inside

As others have already commented, the facade is pretty, but there is not much to see... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stuttgart, Germany
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Plaza de Santa Maria, Antequera, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Well worth a look, especially if you are going to the Alcazaba next door as well. The film screen was working when we were there but you wouldn't miss anything by not seeing the short film, if you have the audio guide you have all...More

Thank limerick_lady_10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As others have already commented, the facade is pretty, but there is not much to see inside. Inside the church the wooden ceiling and the architectural build are interesting. The altar has a wooden structure around it that looks like a place holder for what...More

Thank Aggie0815
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best thing about this church is the facade. The inside has been set up to show an audio visual but it wasn't on during our visit as it was close to closing. It takes about five minutes to look around and the most impressive...More

Thank E0N120
Reviewed 27 March 2017

La Collegiate church. When your visit of the “Alcazaba” has come to his end, you can continue your visit by visiting the “Santa Maria La Mayor Royal Collegiate Church” or “The Royal Collegiate Church of the Great St. Mary” who is next door to say...More

Thank Amazon122s
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely church, with fantastic views. We walked down from the top, looked around and the had a drink at the bottom in the square

Thank zamboon2000
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We visited the Colegiata de Santa Maria la Mayor on a joint ticket with the Alcazaba but definitely enjoyed the latter more. Although a large screen was assembled no film was available during our visit which could have made it more interesting. Views from the...More

Thank Joan B
Reviewed 27 November 2016

The story of Alcazaba the Moorish castle is incomplete without a visit to the Collegiata. It features a short movie about its construction shown on a big screen in the nave. The plaza outside has bars and restaurants which we never visited but would be...More

Thank BillFGlasgow
Reviewed 12 November 2016

A must on theAntequera trail, lovely old chuch at the top of the town. Some parking further on. Tourist info opposite and plenty of restaurants nearby

Thank John G
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The alcazaba ticket price includes entry into this attraction too, so if you made the climb up you might as well look around here too.

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Visit this church as part of your combined visit to La Alcazaba in Antequera. A brief video gives the story and the building is fine in its simplicity and elegance.

Thank DublinHillwalker
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