Visiting Lorca castle this autumn
Lorca Castle can be enjoyed via a number of special packages and is open 7 days a week Lorca castle is widely known as the “Fortaleza del Sol” or fortress of the sun, and during the best months of the year, when the cooler temperatures of..

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Contract awarded to build Lorca-Totana high-speed rail line at a cost of 4,440 euros per metre
The 13-kilometre stretch will form part of the 200-km Murcia-Almería line The Spanish rail company ADIF has awarded the construction contract for a 13.35-kilometre stretch of the long-awaited AVE high-speed rail line between Murcia and Almerí..

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Until 15th October, dragonfly photography exhibition in Lorca
Agua… Libélulas at the Centro Cultural features images captured by Ricardo Menor and Teodoro Martínez An exhibition entitled “Agua… Libélulas” at the Centro Cultural Alcalde José María Campoy Camacho de Lorca offers a chance to see..

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Lorca: Daily English language tours of the Church of San Patricio and the three plazas from July 2019
This guided tour is a good starting point for a morning out in Lorca Dates available: 08/07/2019 , 09/07/2019 , 10/07/2019 , 12/07/2019 , 23/09/2019 , 24/09/2019 , 25/09/2019 , 26/09/2019 , 27/09/2019 , 30/09/2019 , 01/10/2019 , 02/10/2019 ..

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Saturday and Sunday family tours of Lorca castle this autumn
Lorca Castle can be enjoyed via a number of special packages and is open 7 days a week Lorca castle is widely known as the “Fortaleza del Sol” or fortress of the sun, and during the best months of the year, when the cooler temperatures of..

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Every Thursday ENGLISH language tour package in Lorca castle during October
The package includes lunch Special English language guided tours on THURSDAYS ONLY. Lorca has a spectacular Mediaeval castle which dominates the skyline driving towards the city and during October offers a number of special packages for visitors..

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17th to 26th October Free early Music concerts in Lorca; VII Festival MVSAL
Free recitals and concerts at historic venues in the city of Lorca, celebrating the heritage of Early Music For the seventh year in succession a series of free entry early and baroque music recitals is being held in Lorca this October during the..

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Saturday 19th October Lorca: Free guided tour of historical Lorca city centre
This free Spanish language guided tour highlights some of the many beautiful buildings in the centre of Lorca Route name: El Casco Antiguo de Lorca: Visita gratuita en español NB; The tourist office is able to arrange English language tours..

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Sunday 20th October: a full day in Lorca for 12€ exploring its Jewish, Moorish and Christian roots
Lorca Judía, Cristiana y Califal includes the 15th century synagogue, a 10th century Moorish palace and the church of San Patricio A full day in Lorca with entry fees paid for just 12 euros! On the first Saturday and third Sunday of every..

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20th October Guided route to discover the Nazrid Frontier (Lorca- Vélez Blanco)
This Spanish language tour is lead by the author of a best-selling book on the subject Ruta de la Frontera Nazarí Join us on a journey to the heart of the Nazrid boundary in the middle of the 15th century, accompanied by author Francisco Jos..

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Sunday 0ctober 20th; Guided tour of the Virgen de las Huertas convent in Lorca
The church contains spectacular murals and the remains of a 10th-century Moorish palace Please note: commentary on this tour is in Spanish. Now that restoration work on the main historical and religious monuments of Lorca is practically complete..

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Saturday 26th October Free guided theatrical tour of historical Lorca: La Daga Roja
This monthly free tour explores some of the mysteries of historical Lorca Route name: Visita Teatralizada La Daga Roja Lorca is a city rich in history, its strategic position above the Guadalentín Valley having attracted human settlers for..

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1st November, world champion magician Yunke at the Teatro Guerra in Lorca
The master of grand illusions brings the Hangar 52 show to Lorca The world champion magician (in the category of grand illusions), and a winner of the prestigious “Madrakes d’Or” in Paris, Yunke comes to Lorca to present the show “Magia..

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Saturday 2nd  November: a full day in Lorca for 12€ exploring its Jewish, Moorish and Christian roots
Lorca Judía, Cristiana y Califal includes the 15th century synagogue, a 10th century Moorish palace and the church of San Patricio A full day in Lorca with entry fees paid for just 12 euros! On the first Saturday and third Sunday of every..

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Thursday 14th November  ENGLISH LANGUAGE FREE GUIDED TOUR of monumental Lorca
A free route uncovering some of the monumental treasures in central Lorca Lorca is a city rich in history, its strategic position above the Guadalentín Valley having attracted human settlers for thousands of years. The Argarics, Iberians, Moors..

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12th November, Snow White in English at the Teatro Guerra in Lorca
Theatre and fun for all the family in the historic centre of Lorca This English language production of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is directed by Pablo Gomiz and features Karmen Heredia, Natalia Vanderkaeken, Elena Serrano and Jon Mitó in..

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Saturday 16th November Lorca: Free guided tour of historical Lorca city centre
This free Spanish language guided tour highlights some of the many beautiful buildings in the centre of Lorca Route name: El Casco Antiguo de Lorca: Visita gratuita en español NB; The tourist office is able to arrange English language tours..

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Sunday 17th November: a full day in Lorca for 12€ exploring its Jewish, Moorish and Christian roots
Lorca Judía, Cristiana y Califal includes the 15th century synagogue, a 10th century Moorish palace and the church of San Patricio A full day in Lorca with entry fees paid for just 12 euros! On the first Saturday and third Sunday of every..

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19th November, La Traviata opera at the Teatro Guerra in Lorca
The classic Verdi opera is performed by the Lírica Opera 2001 company The Lírica Opera 2001 company comes to the Teatro Guerra in the centre of Lorca to perform La Traviata by Giuseppe Verdi, which was first performed in Venice in 1853 and has..

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Saturday 23rd November Free guided theatrical tour of historical Lorca: La Daga Roja
This monthly free tour explores some of the mysteries of historical Lorca Route name: Visita Teatralizada La Daga Roja Lorca is a city rich in history, its strategic position above the Guadalentín Valley having attracted human settlers for..

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4th December, La Pandilla de Drilo, music for children at the Teatro Guerra in Lorca
The popular children’s group present Sim Saladín in Lorca The latest show produced by the popular “Pandilla de Drilo” children’s entertainment group narrates the visit of the wizard Sim Saladín to Shalambá, where he teaches his best..

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Thursday 12th December  ENGLISH LANGUAGE FREE GUIDED TOUR of monumental Lorca
A free route uncovering some of the monumental treasures in central Lorca Lorca is a city rich in history, its strategic position above the Guadalentín Valley having attracted human settlers for thousands of years. The Argarics, Iberians, Moors..

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15th December, Sleeping Beauty ballet at the Teatro Guerra in Lorca
The ever popular ballet performed by one of the most prestigious companies in the world The Classical Ballet of Saint Petersburg, directed by Andrei Batalov, perform the ballet Sleeping Beauty, with the score of Tchaikovsky and the choreography..

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Saturday 21st December Lorca: Free guided tour of historical Lorca city centre
This free Spanish language guided tour highlights some of the many beautiful buildings in the centre of Lorca Route name: El Casco Antiguo de Lorca: Visita gratuita en español NB; The tourist office is able to arrange English language tours..

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Saturday 28th December Free guided theatrical tour of historical Lorca: La Daga Roja
This monthly free tour explores some of the mysteries of historical Lorca Route name: Visita Teatralizada La Daga Roja Lorca is a city rich in history, its strategic position above the Guadalentín Valley having attracted human settlers for..

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Introduction to the Lorca biblical embroideries and museums
The spectacular embroideries of Semana Santa in Lorca can be seen throughout the year in these four museums Lorca embroideries are famed throughout Spain Every town and city in the Region of Murcia has its curiosities, quirks and unique traditions..

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Lorca tourist information office
Oficina de Turismo de Lorca The tourist information office in Lorca can be found centrally located in one of the most important plazas of the city: the Plaza de España. This is next to historic buildings including the former Collegiate Church..

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The Museo Azul de la Semana Santa in Lorca; MASS
Lorca is famed for the embroideries featured in the annual biblical processions in Easter Week (Semana Santa) One of the most impressive and ebullient expressions of faith which can be seen anywhere in the Region of Murcia is the remarkable collection..

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The MuBBla embroidery museum in Lorca, embroideries of the Paso Blanco
Exquisite embroidery features in the annual biblical processions of Lorca Semana Santa (Easter week) in Lorca is an extraordinary week, as although the religious acts follow the similar pattern of processions charting the last acts of drama in the..

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The “Nicolás Salzillo, Il Maestro” museum of the Paso Morado in Lorca
The museum contains pieces relating to the Semana Santa processions in Lorca Lorca has gained a fully justified reputation for artistic creativity due to the incredible biblical processions of Semana Santa week, the robes, standards and embroideries..

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The MuPaEn embroidery museum in Lorca, the Paso Encarnado
This is one of four museums dedicated to the embroideries of the Semana Santa processions in Lorca The Museo de Bordados del Paso Encarnado, often known by the acronym MuPaEn, is one of four museums in Lorca  dedicated to the remarkable embroideries..

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Lorca tourist wristband offers big discounts for the main attractions in Lorca
Lorca castle, the two principal Semana Santa embroidery museums of Lorca and more for only 8 euros The Lorca tourist wristband allows visitors to gain entrance to the principal tourist attractions in the city at a bargain price, offering fantastic..

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Lorca Castle The Fortaleza del Sol
The Fortaleza del Sol in Lorca A visit to Lorca castle is a great day out for families or those with an interest in history, its spacious grounds hosting several interesting displays which focus on Mediaeval Murcia and the many cultures which..

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The archaeological museum in Lorca
The oldest cloth in Europe and a journey through the history of Lorca from pre-history until the 15th century By no means every town or city in Spain has enough archaeological wealth to boast its own museum, but in the case of Lorca the sites..

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The Palacio de Guevara in Lorca
A magnificent 17th century baroque residence in the centre of Lorca The Palacio de Guevara, sometimes known as the Casa de las Columnas, is the most representative baroque building in the historic city centre of Lorca, and was officially recognized..

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