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A warm welcome by a trilingual enthusiastic guide

French and working in the UK, I have my fair share of sober, modest churches: walking into any... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
Sandra N
What a beautiful little gem of a church

We were welcomed in and it only cost 1€ each with a audio guide to see this wonderful church with... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2018
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9 Aug 2018
“A warm welcome by a trilingual enthusiastic guide”
15 Jun 2018
“What a beautiful little gem of a church”
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Reviewed August 9, 2018

French and working in the UK, I have my fair share of sober, modest churches: walking into any church or convent in Antequera willl make you gasp at the ostentatious wealth Baroque puts on display: gold, ornate angels, fresques, crying statues, gifts and competing ofrands,...More

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Reviewed June 15, 2018

We were welcomed in and it only cost 1€ each with a audio guide to see this wonderful church with is Baroque dome ceilings altars and walls. It has a lot of good art.

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Reviewed February 25, 2018

We visited on a Sunday when entrance is free and had a wonderful visit helped by the very helpful guide (Carol) who had perfect English and told us a lot about the church and San Juan de Dios. The church has wonderful baroque plasterwork unlike...More

Thank Ros B
Reviewed February 27, 2016

We paid 1 € each for entering the church. That's OK, even when most of the others in Antequera are for free. When we entered there was light on so we could see everything. 5 minutes later the lights were turned off. We asked the...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2014

The Church of San Juan de Dios has plenty of good art. All the altars are well decorated and have gilded surfaces. The cupola and ceiling have plenty of plaster decorations that make the church a very elegant place. I enjoyed seeing the angel sculptures...More

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Reviewed November 5, 2013

The Church of San Juan de Dios has a very good Baroque façade. Above the doorway is a statue of San Juan de Dios, the patron saint of the church. The interior of the church is one of the gems of the Baroque Andaluz because...More

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Reviewed June 6, 2013

The Church of San Juan de Dios has a beautiful interior with white plaster moldings with designs of vegetables, plants, animals, and angels. The cupola is quite impressive too.

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Reviewed January 19, 2012

The Order of the Padres Hospitalarios de San Juan de Dios constructed their church in the 17th century, but it was finished only at the end of the 18th century. The sacristy has two large lunette paintings of Christ. Close to it are 14 small...More

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