Basilica de San Miguel, Madrid

4.3
Basilica de San Miguel, a mid-18th century Roman Catholic church, serves as both an important architectural site and significant place of worship. A National Artistic Monument, its striking convex facade is rare in Spain and features statues of charity, faith, hope, and fortitude alongside a panel depicting the martyrdom of the children Justo and Pastor. Enter inside to discover the richly decorated interior, home to bright gilding, painted ceilings, wood sculptures, and a large organ. The holy children can be spotted again in a fresco from 1745, this time depicting their apotheosis. Take a look at our Madrid holiday planner to schedule your visit to Basilica de San Miguel and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Construction began in 1739 to 1745. It is of the opus Dei Preciosa its facade and splendid interior.
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  • As the name of the chapel is, it was small. The interior was also excellent in white, and it was not a very calm atmosphere.
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  • Beautiful basilica. A pleasant surprise amongst the busy cafes surrounding this area. Worth a visit if you're in the area.
  • Amazing. A truly beautiful and picturesque part of the world.
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