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Lorca Taller del Tiempo

Closed Now: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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Sacrilege

This is a temple, a holy place of worship, not some website name. Its correct name is Synagogue de... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
DBKuper
Excellent

Fantastic way to spend an afternoon. €5 per person was value for money with plenty to see and enjoy... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2016
Tim S
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22 Nov 2017
“Sacrilege”
10 May 2016
“Excellent”
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In medieval Lorca the castle, and under the protection of the Alfonsina Tower, housed the Jewish quarter of the city. The excavations of this neighborhood have made it possible to know the Jewish houses of the time, with a rectangular floor plan...more
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Calle de La Puerta de San Gines s/n, 30800 Lorca, Spain
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

This is a temple, a holy place of worship, not some website name. Its correct name is Synagogue de Lorca. We stayed at the Parador and were given a terrific afternoon tour by Elena. It was supposed to be in Spanish. Since we were only...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2016

Fantastic way to spend an afternoon. €5 per person was value for money with plenty to see and enjoy as you learn about the history of the fortress and the peoples who inhabited it. Lovely little cafeteria too which gave excellent value - a shared...More

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Lorcatur, Gerente at Lorca Taller del Tiempo, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2016

Dear visitor, thank you for your opinion about the fortress.

Reviewed 26 March 2016

We visited this during our day at Lorca Castle and the history behind the Jews at Lorca is fascinating. There is a guided tour of the site. The synagogue is very well preserved and restoration has been done very skilfully and sensitively.

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Reviewed 10 October 2015

What a find! Imagine the moment when a workman, digging out froundations for the new Parador hotel, shouts: "Hey, Boss! Come and look at this. It's a wall; and a floor; obviously man-made!" Then the builders stop, and the archaelologists come in. But miraculously the...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

Family of 4 at €4 each was well spent on this tour within the castle of Lorca. Our guide spoke excellent English and made the tour feel alive. A very silent place considering it is covered over by the hotel. Finding this part of Jewish...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2015

On the site of the castle (and the Parador hotel) these excavations are well worth visiting. You have to go with a (Spanish) guide into this section; we were fortunate in that other visitors didn't arrive, so the guide gave us a private visit in...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2015

Lorca suffered a really bad earthquake (2) in May 2011. Several churches and monuments were destroyed. Work is underway to restore them. We did not know of the earthquake before we arrived. We were interested in Lorca as we wanted something out of the ordinary....More

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