Contact details

C/ Cuesta del Castillo, s/n.
30400   Caravaca de la Cruz, Murcia  (Murcia)
cofradia@lacruzdecaravaca.es
http://www.murciaturistica.es
www.turismocaravaca.org
Tel.:+34 968705620
Tel.:+34 968707743
Fax.:+34 968708148

Location

Murcia

Description

It has Moorish origins and has undergone many transformations. Inside you can see the Santísima Vera Cruz de Caravaca. The Vera Cruz Sanctuary is outstanding for its Baroque façade, added in the 18th century and made from local marble. It is located within the walled enclosure of the Real Alcázar, which served as a fortress for the Temple and Santiago Orders alike. It now has 14 towers of different shapes and sizes.

  • Construction: Shrine
  • Artistic period: Baroque
  • Historic period: 17th century

Practical information

Schedule

  • From Oct 01 to May 31
  • From Monday to Saturday

    From 08:00 AM to 02:00 PM From 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
  • Public holidays and Sunday
    From 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM From 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
  • From Jun 01 to Sep 30
  • From Monday to Friday

    From 08:00 AM to 02:00 PM From 04:00 PM to 08:00 PM
  • Public holidays and Weekend
    From 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM From 04:00 PM to 08:00 PM

Prices

  • Admission free

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