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The 1562 Museum

The Vice PM for the Junta, Juan Marín, and representatives from other bodies were present at the inauguration of La Herradura fort-museum last month.

500th Birthday

Did you know that La Iglesia Mayor is having its 500th birthday – that’s a lot of candles! This church-cum-fortress has withstood pirate raids and earthquakes – even a sacking during the Spanish Civil War, so it could do with a spot of restoration work.