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La Madraza

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Right round the corner from the cathedral and worth a look inside. Pay the small entrance fee to have a closer look around-the detail in the work is just stunning

Thank ChippyBiddy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Right opposite the Royal Tombs. Visit this as an elegant answer to the overegged marble Royal Tombs. Pay a couple of Euros to enter into the room and marvel at the elegant decorative beehive plasterwork. Upstairs is different European fare to be enjoyed. If you...More

Thank Brian L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After the dwarfing experience of the vast cathedral we slipped round the corner & quickly located the Madraza. Fortunately it has survived be being used as civic offices and lately, I believe, As part of the university. We entered an peeped over the rails at...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 15 August 2018

A part of university of Granada, it used to be a madrassa (muslim school n college with hostel). Many renowned Muslim scholars studied in it e.g imam Shatib and Ibn e Khuldun. It's in an alley and we discovered it by chance near cathedral which...More

Thank Kasturi K
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

It is the hidden gem of the historic center!!! Unbelievable design for an Andalucian school . After ur visit you can go to alcaicaria where you will find a number of souvenirs shops with moderate prices.

Thank Sawsan H
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Nice place for a visit near the Cathedral! It’s not too big, but rooms with intricate muqarnas vaults you can see there up close we’re really beautiful! The opening hours are rather limited, so check them out before ten visit.

Thank CatherineBulg
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We had a wonderful tour in the city center. Our guide Rocio is great! She gives precise and interesting information over all the important places around the center.

Thank lucyjianji23
Reviewed 13 June 2018

From the Moors era, this small building served as a mosque and as a college as well. It is a very short visit. You can see in the walls that later was transformed into a catholic place.

Thank Salvador H
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Located near the Cathedral, the exterior is a magnificent and elaborate piece of Spanish baroque architecture, hiding a complex interior which retains the only Nasrid architecture remaining in the area. The building has had a chequered history. Originally a college, in the main area of...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2018

Nie islamic elements, well preserved and free of charge. Just visit if you are around, 5 minutes or less

Thank Alex B
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