It took almost 400 years to build Spain's largest church and the third biggest in the Christian world. Standing on the ... More
Sevilla Cathedral (Catedral de Santa María de la Sede)
It took almost 400 years to build Spain's largest church and the third biggest in the Christian world. Standing on the site of what was Seville's main mosque, one can still see elements of the Mudejar style of art and late Gothic style architecture. Work began in the early 15th century, and by the time it was finished, it had five naves with a floor space measuring 116m x 76m. There is an astounding number of fine paintings and sculpture inside.
This is architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner's most important work. Started in 1902, construction was finally completed by his son
in 1930. Once a thriving hospital complex, the building houses 48 wards, all decorated with mosaics, sculptures and murals, ...
One of Spain's big three opera houses along with the Liceo in Barcelona and Teatro de la Opera in Madrid.
The larger of the two auditoriums hosts the work of prestigious directors. It's home to Seville's Royal Symphony Orchestra ...
The monastery of Santa María de las Cuevas stands on the right bank of the Guadalquivir River, and has a
long history and tradition in Seville. A 13th century legend tells of how the image of a virgin appeared ...