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Contact details

Parque de la Ciudad s/n
06800  Mérida, Badajoz  (Extremadura)
visitas@consorciomerida.org
http://www.consorciomerida.org
Tel.:+34 924004908

Location

Autonomous region:
Extremadura

Province/Island:
Badajoz

Badajoz

Description

Martyr and patron saint of Mérida.

The monument lies in the middle of the square and was built in honour of the patron saint of Mérida.

The monument lies on top of a square pedestal, and has three cylindrical altar stones that have been artistically finished off by a Corinthian capital. The crowning image is a Medieval representation of the young Eulalia, who is the city's martyr.

Construction:
Sculpture groups

Artistic period:
Various styles

Historic period:
1st century

Setting:
The basilica of Santa Eulalia, the hornito de Santa Eulalia.

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