Cordoba Mosque-Cathedral, Spain

The Cordoba Mosque-Cathedral was built on top of the Visigothic Saint Vincent's basilica, which was destroyed by orders of Abdemarran the II, to give way to the main mosque of the city. It dates back to the 10th century when Cordoba was one of the most prosperous cities in Europe.
The Mosque was consecrated as a Christian Cathedral in the same year Cordoba was reconquered but few changes occurred during the next three centuries.It was only in the 16th century that the renaissance cathedral, in the middle of the mosque, was built.

Opening hours: Monday to Saturday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. (6 p.m. Nov. to Feb.)
Sundays and holidays 8.30 a.m. to 11.30 a.m. and 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. (6 p.m. Nov. to Feb.)
Ticket (standard): €8


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