Alcalá de Henares


Easter week in Alcalá de Henares




Praktisk informasjon



Beliggenhet

Madrid
  • Tema: Religious



Beskrivelse

The World Heritage city of Alcalá de Henares in the region of Madrid celebrates this religious festival with as many as eight processions by associations of penitents throughout its historic quarter.

This is one of the city's most traditional festivities and its origins date back to the 16th century. The event includes eight religious processions, organised visits to the monumental sites along the route of the penitents, and this is also the time that the confectioners of Alcalá de Henares produce the typical Easter sweet known as the Penitent.

Praktisk informasjon

  • Dato: Fra 20.mar.2016 til 27.mar.2016
  • Sted: Antiguo Hospital de Santa María la Rica Calle Santa María la Rica nº 3
    Alcalá de Henares (Madrid)

Åpningstider og priser

Åpningstider

  • Fra 20.mar.2016 til 27.mar.2016

* Informasjonen kan bli endret

Kart



HVA FINNES DET I NÆRHETEN? (innenfor en radius av 2 km)