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Santa Clara Monastery & Museum

Alfonso X el Sabio, 1, Murcia, Spain
+34 968 27 23 98
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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
beautiful museum

small museum to wander around, some interesting history and upstairs a small art gallery, nice... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2016
Suzhou, China
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“palace” (4 reviews)
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Alfonso X el Sabio, 1, Murcia, Spain
+34 968 27 23 98
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

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

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

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

2  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

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

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
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

I visited this monastery with my husband yesterday and it was beautiful. I did not take my son as it is a very quiet place. The staff do not speak very much English so we did not take a guide but if you do speak...More

2  Thank Cheryl T
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Good place to visit for the museum and the spectacular pool. You have to be quiet when going round so it is cool and peaceful

Thank IanHenriClareGrace
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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
Brian S
10 September 2015|
Response from stuplarosa | Reviewed this property |
Tuesday-Saturday 10am-1pm and 4pm-6:30pm Sundays 10am-1pm Closed on Mondays