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Santa Clara Monastery & Museum

Opens in 29 min: 10:00 - 13:00, 16:00 - 18:30
Open today: 10:00 - 13:00, 16:00 - 18:30
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The most stunning building so far in the city dating from the 1200s

Although disappointed by the missing ceramic of the girl playing a musical instrument (which is on... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
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Majestic museum

Majestic museum to observe the antiquity of the constructions of the city and its Muslim origins... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2017
Region of Murcia, Spain
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12 Apr 2018
“The most stunning building so far in the city dating from the 1200s”
1 Nov 2017
“Nothing special”
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 13:00, 16:00 - 18:30
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Alfonso X el Sabio, 1, Murcia, Spain
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Although disappointed by the missing ceramic of the girl playing a musical instrument (which is on loan to Madrid) the sheer authenticity of this ancient moorish building was a joy. No admission cost.

2  Thank SuBearder
Reviewed 1 November 2017

The picture shows the monstry and garden with pool but you cant Access that área, Only a few artifacts ? So unless you have a particular interest in going here id give it a miss.

1  Thank Arnietw0
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Majestic museum to observe the antiquity of the constructions of the city and its Muslim origins, low-cost guided tour

1  Thank GuillermoCastellanos
Reviewed 27 October 2016

small museum to wander around, some interesting history and upstairs a small art gallery, nice quiet spot to visit and cool off in

1  Thank pichis83
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This is a small but beautyful and well made private museum completely owned by the convent (place and all shown objects). After the entrance you pass a forecourt to the museum wing. Important note: only a certain part (approx 1/4) of the monastery is accessible,...More

4  Thank Robert B
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

This convent was built on top of a Islamic Palace and houses a fine museum of religious artifacts and a series of 17th and 18th paintings. The convent is still lived in by nuns. This is a 2 minute walk from the Cathedral and has...More

1  Thank rayrest
Reviewed 14 October 2015

A must visit place and murcia itself a great must visit city, this a very intersting place and well worth the visit would recommend

1  Thank Alan D
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

It was one of the most surprising things we did while in Murcia. Been able to walk inside a cloistered monastery is something one cannot get to do everyday. Amazing experience and amazing tour. And the guided tour is free. Just schedule a time for...More

1  Thank agimenez1978
Reviewed 4 September 2015

This was a fantastic little place with a long history. It houses some very nice pieces and gives a glimpse into life in a small palace that is older than the Alhambra! A beautiful place to ponder history as well as monastic life. Well worth...More

1  Thank stuplarosa
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

We stumbled across the Monastery of Santa Clara. We didn't have any expectations and were amazed at the amount of relics and antiquities the order have preserved there. Charting the history of the site and the changes from Islamic to Christian doctrines In Murcia, the...More

1  Thank TurkishYeti
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17 September 2016|
Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Sorry, but as TA doesn't permit links, please do the following: google "museos de murcia" and open that page; top right you will find "Información y Contacto" and after clicking it on the left a small contact form will... More
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10 September 2015|
Response from stuplarosa | Reviewed this property |
Tuesday-Saturday 10am-1pm and 4pm-6:30pm Sundays 10am-1pm Closed on Mondays