Lorca immersed in annual Feria
Activities continue throughout the coming week Lorca was blessed with a weekend of extraordinary sunshine for the first three days of its annual feria, thousands packing the city to enjoy the refreshments offered by the Feria de Día, the free bands..

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Lorca Castle open seven days a week this autumn
General entry is only 6 euros and guided tours are available in English on Thursdays Lorca castle, the Fortaleza del Sol (Fortress of the Sun), is open to the public every day this autumn and offers a variety of ways in which to enjoy and learn..

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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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Until 14th October, 40th annual “Olympics” in Lorca
The multi-sport Juegos Deportivos del Guadalentín include something for just about everybody! The 40th edition of the annual Juegos Deportivos del Guadalentín, popularly known as the local Olympics, take place in Lorca from 7th September to 14th..

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21st to 30th September Lorca Feria:  Full programme
Dozens of concerts, most free, and a large funfair as well as the traditional Lorca processions September is a month of festivities in Lorca, and following the “Feria Chica” which is based around the feast day of the Virgen de las Huertas..

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ENGLISH language guided tour San Patricio and the three plazas in Lorca, Monday to Friday
San Patricio is alongside the tourist information centre in Lorca Visit the emblematic Excolegiata (or Antigua Colegiata) de San Patricio, which was originally built to commemorate a victory in battle over the Moors in the 15th century. Situated..

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Monday 24th to Thursday 27th September Lorca Feria
Large funfair, free concerts, tapas, artisan fair and family activities September is a month of festivities in Lorca, and following the “Feria Chica” which is based around the feast day of the Virgen de las Huertas on the 8th of the month..

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Tuesdays to Fridays in September: evening tours of the main monuments of Lorca
Lorca Imprescindible offers a 90-minute whistle-stop tour of some of the treasures of Lorca Activity only available in Spanish. As part of the scheduling in Lorca for the autumn of 2018 a tour entitled “Lorca Imprescindible” (the indispensable..

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27th to 30th September: FERAMUR artisan fair in Lorca
A wide range of quality artisan products during Lorca Feria Feramur is one of most important artisan events in the Murcia region and co-incides with the annual Feria held in the City of Lorca during September. This year Feramur is back in the..

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Every Thursday ENGLISH LANGUAGE tours of Lorca castle this autumn
The tour is on offer throughout the autumn Lorca castle, the Fortaleza del Sol (Fortress of the Sun), is open to the public seven days a week and visitors can follow a route around the castle using an English language audioguide. Every Thursday..

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28th to 30th September; Final weekend of Lorca Feria
Dozens of concerts, most free, and a large funfair as well as the traditional Lorca processions September is a month of festivities in Lorca, and following the “Feria Chica” which is based around the feast day of the Virgen de las Huertas..

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 29th September 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 NB; The tourist office is able to arrange English language tours for groups by prior arrangement and offers this visit in English from..

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13th October Lorca: Extended visit to Excolegiata de San Patricio in Lorca (Spanish language)
Of all the historic and monumental buildings in Lorca perhaps the most important is the Excolegiata (or Antigua Colegiata) de San Patricio, which was originally built to commemorate a victory in battle over the Moors in the 15th century. Situated..

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20th October FREE GUIDED TOUR of monumental Lorca in ENGLISH
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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27th October Lorca: La Daga Roja free theatrical tour explores the mysteries of Lorca
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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22nd to 30th September Tapas and Feria de día in Lorca Feria
Tapas route and concerts as part of the Feria Between the 21st and 30th September the city of Lorca is holding its annual Feria, with a huge fairground, lots of musical entertainment, artisan fair and family activities on offer. As part of..

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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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