We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Museo Azul de la Semana Santa

Closed Now: 10:30 - 14:00, 17:30 - 20:00
Open today: 10:30 - 14:00, 17:30 - 20:00
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Essential Visit

A visit to this Museum is a must if you are visiting Lorca. There are three floors to the museum... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Jeff E
,
Lisbon, Portugal
Amazing

If you are in the area and admire quality craftsmanship then you have to visit. Although... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
John M
,
London, United Kingdom
Read all 83 reviews
84
All photos (84)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“three floors”(2 reviews)
“brotherhood”(4 reviews)
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:30 - 14:00, 17:30 - 20:00
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
22°
13°
Oct
17°
Nov
15°
Dec
Contact
Calle Cuesta de San Francisco 2, 30800 Lorca, Spain
Website
+34 968 47 20 77
Call
Reviews (83)
Filter reviews
13 results
Traveller rating
11
2
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
11
2
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews easter parades three floors brotherhood thousands costumes museum photos euros history
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 13 reviews
Reviewed 6 June 2018

A visit to this Museum is a must if you are visiting Lorca. There are three floors to the museum each depicting the history of the Brotherhood and with displays of the regalia that is used on festive occasions. On the second floor there is...More

Thank Jeff E
Reviewed 3 May 2018

If you are in the area and admire quality craftsmanship then you have to visit. Although fundamentally it is about religion, this is not just for the religious. Most events have costumes that look good at a distance but are "cheap" up close. These costumes...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The receptionist at the Parador de Lorca suggested we go to this museum and we were so glad she did. We were in Lorca just before the Semana Santa Festival and the town was preparing the streets and building grand stands. The museum gave us...More

Thank Horleys2014
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Semana Santa Easter parades were unbelievable, only the Spanish could do it so efficiently the costumes were amazingly elaborate

Thank Vicki W
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Wonderful to see the artisans work and a great religious history. A must see during Easter in this small town.

Thank M4rc08
Reviewed 29 October 2016

The Blue Brotherhood museum is amazing. Very cheap entry, and a lot to see. Amazing embroidery and you can watch the women at work (& talk with them if you speak Spanish!). Incredible skill. Even close up, seeing the detail it looks like a masterpiece...More

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We heard this was good, but didn't appreciate how much. (Only 1.50 euros each!) Take a lift to the top floor and work your way down. The museum is one of three Semana Santa exhibitions and this was is reputed to be the best. You'll...More

Thank CondadoJohn
Reviewed 26 March 2016

We were lucky enough to have tickets in the stands to see these lovely capes in action. It was wonderful to see them before in a calm setting to photograph them and then see them during the Semana Santa processions being worn. Such amazing work...More

1  Thank Troddles
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Incredible to see, the workmanship, it is just stunning. You learn the history of the parades during Holy Week too. If you go to Lorca and to visit, you are missing a great opportunity to see how history is made and still admired today.

1  Thank Tina W
Reviewed 17 March 2016

So interesting to visit this place and to admire the incredible work of the "bordadoras" which, through a long work that can last years, have created divine embroideries. A place to visit, especially if you like to have a better understanding on how special is...More

2  Thank MatthewShef
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 nearby hotels
Hotel Spa Jardines de Lorca
248 reviews
.61 km away
Parador de Lorca
1,315 reviews
.68 km away
Hotel Felix
52 reviews
1.69 km away
Hotel Jardines de Amaltea
182 reviews
2.23 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 152 nearby restaurants
CASA ROBERTO
331 reviews
.19 km away
Albedrio
203 reviews
.17 km away
La Tagliatella Lorca
109 reviews
.17 km away
La Cava
65 reviews
.27 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 46 nearby attractions
Museo Paso Blanco
101 reviews
.59 km away
Plaza de Espana
65 reviews
.41 km away
Lorca Taller del Tiempo
54 reviews
.67 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Museo Azul de la Semana Santa staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines