Catedral de Santa María

sights / Religious

Catedral de Santa María information

Murcia , Spain
Plaza del Cardenal Belluga
+34 968 35 87 49
Opening hours
7am-1pm & 5-8pm Sep-Jun, 7am-1pm & 6.30-8pm Jul & Aug
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Murcia’s cathedral was built in 1394 on the site of a mosque. The initial Gothic architecture was given a playful baroque facelift in 1748, with a stunning facade facing on to the plaza. The 15th-century Capilla de los Vélez is a highlight; the chapel’s flutes and curls resemble icing. The Museo Catedralicio displays religious artefacts, but is most noteworthy for the excavations on display.