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baroque or rococco

Im not sure where this fits in the architectural scale. but it is over the top ornate. one can... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gordon M
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Calgary, Canada
St John of God Basilica ... what a surprise!

Inexpensive to get in but what a beautiful place … an absolute treasure! The audio guide that was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Grazier8
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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Im not sure where this fits in the architectural scale. but it is over the top ornate. one can see the influence of all the gold pulled from the Americas . no need for a flast in here , its brilliant

Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Inexpensive to get in but what a beautiful place … an absolute treasure! The audio guide that was very informative and interesting.

Thank Grazier8
Reviewed 1 week ago

Like most Cathedrals in Europe, they tell a story about the people and their history. I would get a tour, if I did it again.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An extremely opulent and lavishly decorated house of worship. Would recommend a visit if you’re in Granada.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this Basilica on the spur of the moment. It was inexpensive and came with an audio guide that was very informative and interesting. As a world traveler, this is one of the most opulent and over the top (from a glitter/gold standpoint) that...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I went here for a visit spur of the moment whilst we were walking around Granada. It is inexpensive to go in and well worth the visit. It is absolutely stunning and packed with history. We had the audio tour which was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Place is amazing ,every twist of the head uncovers a new outstanding work of man I was gobsmacked at the arrogance and lack of morality of the clerics to build such a place and round them dire poverty.Much like today.None the less a visit is...More

Thank birdieDublin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a Protestant, I do struggle with the elevation of Mary over her Son, so this is a problem - but the building is vast, elaborate and ornate. I di find space to pray. Worth the entrance fee.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not sure what you can say about a very beautiful, very old church with character galore. Even if you are not into churches, you should go and see this one.

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Reviewed 13 October 2018

As English is not my native language I cannot find the exact proper words to describe the splendour and magnificence of this chapel. It is so overwhelming and beautiful that you wonder how human beings have been able to create this all. There is ground...More

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Licenciada
31 May 2017|
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Response from Wavegazer55 | Reviewed this property |
I can confirm there are no requirements for women to 'cover up' Enjoy your visit
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Response from Margie M | Reviewed this property |
no need to purchase in advance. We found very few queues in Granada even though we read that there would be.
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Response from Chris D | Reviewed this property |
Hallo. Just like the other contributors have answered, this is not the Cathedral. Now 2 points to note, if you like the Church of Saint John of God, the curator of the church recommended that I go and visit the same high... More
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