Monuments in Alicante Costa Blanca

  • Img 1: CASTLE-FORTRESS
    The Castle-Fortress Cultural Centre is a magnificent example of Renaissance military architecture from the XVI century. It was projected in 1554 by the Italian engineer Juan Bautista Antonelli, and s...
    Santa Pola
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  • Img 2: CATHEDRAL OF THE ‘SALVADOR AND SANTA MARIA’
    Built on the site of a former mosque, the church later became an archpriestal, a collegiate church and later a cathedral. It holds all the characteristics of the Catalan Gothic and an arch of Mudejar...
    Orihuela
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  • Img 1: CAVE PAINTINGS
    Approximately ten kilometres from the population, in La Sarga, these cave paintings show scenes from a hunt and a harvest, along with figurative and schematic motifs, which have been dated to nearly...
    Alcoi/Alcoy
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  • Img 1: CENTRO CULTURAL GOMEZ TORTOSA
    A Modernist style Building with three floors constructed at the end of the XIX century as a family home for of one of Novelda's high middle class families. In 1902 a modification and amplification of...
    Novelda
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  • Img 1: CHAPEL OF THE VIRGEN DE LOS DESAMPARADOS
    Open to worship in 1852, its existence has a close relation to the old Hospital that - since the end of the 18th century - existed in front of this chapel in the square known as Placeta de la Mare de...
    Alcoi/Alcoy
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  • Img 1: Iglesia de Nuestra Señora del Rosario
    Built in 1772, is located in La Mata neighbourhood, the second biggest in Torrevieja located five kilometres form the town’s centre.
    Torrevieja
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  • Like the majority of churches of the Levantine area, the Parish of Agost is the fruit of various successive interventions that go from its construction in the middle of the 17th century until the end...
    Agost
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  • Img 1: CHURCH OF SAN JUAN BAUTISTA
    The church of San Juan Bautista, of a neoclassical style, is situated in the old quarter of the city of Muro del Alcoy. This building has a rectangular floor and three naves, the main one being of gr...
    Muro de Alcoy
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  • Img 1: CHURCH OF SANTA MARÍA
    Built over the old Moorish mosque in the XVI century, it became the Church of El Rabal. It has only one nave, which appears to become three because of the perforation of the interior buttresses. Its...
    Villena
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  • Img 1: CHURCH OF THE ASSUMPTION
    The temple has a nave and an enormous central vault, with chapels between the buttresses, amongst which the Chapel of the Virgin, of Renaissance style, stands out. The principle and lateral façades o...
    Castalla
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  • Iglesia de la Asunción
    The temple belongs to the moderate baroque period, but was reconstructed after 1939, in order to repair damages caused in the civil war. A current restoration has brought to light some interesting fr...
    Dénia
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  • Img 1: CHURCH OF THE INMACULADA CONCEPCIÓN
    The origins of the architectural site of the church go back to 1802 when a small tower called ‘La Torrecilla’ was built. The church was destroyed in 1829 and, years after, the current church was buil...
    Torrevieja
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  • Img 1: CIRCULO INDUSTRIAL
    This institution was founded in 1868 by Alcoy's industrial burgeoisie. Its a building, with a modernist Viennese façade, was designed by Timoteo Briet in 1904. The bees represent industrial work and...
    Alcoi/Alcoy
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  • Img 1: CITY WALL SET IN THE 'PASEITO DE RAMIRO'
    The permanent threat of continuous attacks on this maritime capital meant that the building of walls always responded to a military engineering design
    Alacant/Alicante
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  • Murallas y Torres
    The walled enclosure was used by the Christians to protect them from the surrounding Muslim populations. The wall was reconstructed, with modifications and restorations. The walls were once plagued w...
    Elx/Elche
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  • Conjunto Artístico en las Rotondas de la Calle San Ramón en El Campello
    "Water"When accessing El Campello through the N-332 road from Alicante, you find the first roundabout with a big gush of water which rises over nine meters. The water column, which gives its name to...
    El Campello
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