Markina-Xemein


Church and cemetery of Santa María de la Asunción in Xemein


Contact details

Barrio de Arretxinaga
48270  Markina-Xemein, Vizcaya - Bizkaia  (Basque Country)
turismoa@learjai.com
http://turismo.euskadi.net
Tel.:+34 946169069

Location

Autonomous region:
Basque Country
Province/Island:
Vizcaya - Bizkaia
Bizkaia

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Description

  It has three naves which combine both Gothic and Renaissance features. The church has a rectangular floor plan with a square sanctuary. The main altarpiece is a magnificent work in the Mannerist style. The cemetery adjoins the church. It is in the neoclassical style with a rectangular layout and a cloister.

Construction:
Church

Artistic period:
Renaissance

Historic period:
16th century

Practical information

Schedule

Sunday
11:00


Services

Disabled facilities, Guided tours

Map



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