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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  • It truly reminded me of a beacon on the outside, but it was more lovely on the inside! If you have already visited the Reina Sofia Museum, to admire the sculpture of Luis Salvador Carmona, "The...  more »
  • We went into thee church in the evening during a baptismal service. It was veery reverent, and peaceful.  more »
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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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