Schools evacuated as 3.6 mbLg earthquake hits the Lorca countryside
Alarm in La Paca and Zarcilla de Ramos as residents recall the damage of a previous tremor in 2005 Pupils at the primary schools in Zarcilla de Ramos and La Paca, both in the municipality of Lorca, were evacuated from the buildings on Friday morning..

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Marco Topo a free fun family game for visitors to Lorca
Marco Topo is an interactive adventure game which has been tailored to the centre of Lorca A new version of the internet adventure game for children named Marco Topo has been created for the city of Lorca, and family groups are welcome to collect..

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Visiting Lorca castle this winter
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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6th to 15th December, special meat tapas and dishes at bars and restaurants in Lorca
Dishes at 22 establishments are made from the traditional murciano “chato” pig The long weekend of 6th to 8th December offers a chance to enjoy a traditional “matanza” at Lorca castle, where after a pig is slaughtered (not in front of..

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Lorca imprescindible en navidad; Lorca Christmas tours
See the essential sights of Lorca during the festive season with this guided tour From 10th December to 2nd January This guided tour is in Spanish and visits the main historical monuments of the city, walking through the old quarter and concluding..

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Lorca Christmas 2019 and Three Kings 2020 programme in English
Visit Lorca over the Christmas period and enjoy the atmosphere and activities of this historic city Full information about what to see in Lorca, tourist information and other what's on information in English can all be found at www.lorcatoday.com..

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14th and 15th December Free choral concerts in Lorca churches
Visit Lorca over the Christmas period and enjoy the atmosphere and activities of this historic city Full information about what to see in Lorca, tourist information and other what's on information in English can all be found at www.lorcatoday..

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Saturday and Sunday family tours of Lorca castle this winter
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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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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Sunday 15th December ; 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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Sunday 15th December: 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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17th, 18th,19th December FREE Christmas concerts in the churches of Lorca
Visit Lorca over the Christmas period and enjoy the atmosphere and activities of this historic city Full information about what to see in Lorca, tourist information and other what's on information in English can all be found at www.lorcatoday..

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Every Thursday ENGLISH language tour package in Lorca castle during December
The package includes lunch NB; The castle is open throughout the christmas period in December and the Spanish celebration of Three Kings. see the what's on agenda for Lorca to see full programme. Special English language guided tours on THURSDAYS..

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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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21st, 22nd, 23rd December; Cuadrillas, free concerts and lights spectacular in Lorca
Visit Lorca over the Christmas period and enjoy the atmosphere and activities of this historic city Christmas, New Year and Three Kings programme 2019/20 CLICK FOR FULL PROGRAMME Full information about what to see in Lorca, tourist information..

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Special family cookery workshops in Lorca castle; festive season
23rd, 26th, 27th December and 2nd,3rd and 4th January These are family-orientated workshops and are in Spanish. The workshops are practical and teach youngsters how to make the traditional sweets and treats associated with the seasonal celebrations..

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Family guided tours of Lorca castle during the festive period
Tours on 24th, 25th and 31st December 2019 and 1st, 5th and 6th January 2020 Lorca castle is open throughout the festive period. During the festive period it's business as normal at Lorca castle and this year the castle management has organised..

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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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4th to 6th January Three Kings in Lorca
Visit Lorca over the Christmas period and enjoy the atmosphere and activities of this historic city Christmas, New Year and Three Kings programme 2019/20 CLICK FOR FULL PROGRAMME Full information about what to see in Lorca, tourist information..

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Saturday 4th January 2020: 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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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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