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Former church and school adjacent to a park used by the community

Located off the beaten tourist track, Saint Sebastian is one of the oldest churches in the city... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
ccksmra
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Harlan, Iowa
via mobile
Worth a visit

Easy to find and worth going inside. Lifelike models of religious characters and there as no... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
244june
,
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good62%
  • Average16%
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6 Jun 2017
“Worth a visit”
6 Apr 2017
“Worth seeing”
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Plaza San Sebastian, Antequera, Spain
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Located off the beaten tourist track, Saint Sebastian is one of the oldest churches in the city, built in 1565 in honor of Antigua’s protector Saint Sebastian. While in ruins since the 1770s due to an earthquake, it is not accessible but the facade can...More

Thank ccksmra
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Easy to find and worth going inside. Lifelike models of religious characters and there as no entrance fee.

Thank 244june
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I popped into this church in the centre of Antequera a couple of times, when I found it open (it was closed during the afternoon siesta period). Worth seeing, though there's nothing extraordinary about it, apart from a rather gory statue of Christ behind glass...More

Thank Charlieboy55
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Antequera has a great number of churches, and this one sits in the Plaza San Sebastian. It's a beautiful 17th century church richly adorned in gold leaf and wonderful friezes and statues.

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 27 July 2015

This church is worth the visit, whether Catholic or not. The tower at night is superbly lit. However, we were taken aback whilst reflecting inside to be approached by a young man begging. This is not a situation we have come across in this lovely...More

Thank Ian L
Reviewed 21 February 2015

This did not seem like a place of worship. The atmosphere was cold and stark, not warm and welcoming. Extremely ornate. Not our cup of tea.

Thank PeterReigate
Reviewed 3 February 2015

. Whenever you are admiring a panoramic view of Antequera, you can almost certainly see the tower of the San Sebastian church. It is the most ornate - and I think the tallest - of the towers of the 28, yes 28, churches in the...More

2  Thank Turista-Inglesa
Reviewed 19 March 2014

The Church of San Sebastian is very easy to find because it is located in one of the main plazas of the town. I enjoy seeing the Angelote weathervane and I was able to take a good photo of it. I also specially like the...More

Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 6 November 2013

The Church of San Sebastian has an impressive façade and is decorated with sculptures of San Pedro, San Pablo, San Sebastian on one level and Santiago and San Felipe on another level. There is a beautiful fountain across the church that adds to its beauty....More

Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 6 June 2013

The Church of San Sebastian has very good Renaissance architecture. The façade calls attention because of its beauty. The tower has a very good figure of an angel.

Thank BennyMalaga
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