The best of Culture in Jimena de la Frontera

The best of Culture in Jimena de la Frontera
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Guide to the cultural events and entertainment in Jimena de la Frontera, Province of Cádiz. Cultural tours, tourist guides, shows. Explore the best of culture in Jimena de la Frontera.

The best of Culture in Jimena de la Frontera

Jimena de la Frontera is a beautiful white inland town of the Province of Cádiz. Must-see for all culture lovers! It is an ideal place for you to discover the different cultural elements that can be found here and learn all about them.

Jimena de la Frontera boasts a wealth of items of great cultural value. Several churches, religious imagery and sculptures, museums, music, cuisine and history. An enriching experience for all!

All this will undoubtly make you enjoy your visit to the town of Jimena de la Frontera, especially if you are a culture lover. The history of Jimena de la Frontera is stricly related to its culture. The influence of different peoples going through the region during its long history has left its mark on the great majority of towns of the province.

What is more, the local cuisine is undoubtedly part of our culture. When you visit the Province of Cadiz, trying the typical local food is something that you must do.

Jimena is not only renowned for its beautiful architecture, but also for the less “tangible” culture: for example, flamenco. If you visit Jimena de la Frontera, you should see a live flamenco show. Surely, it won’t leave you indifferent!

So if you are a real culture aficionado, Jimena de la Frontera is an ideal town to spend unforgettable holidays. Do not hesitate to check out our website TUDESTINO to find all useful info about Jimena de la Frontera.

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Santuario Reina de los Ángeles
The Santuario Reina de los Ángeles (“Reina de los Ángeles Sanctuary”) is located on the outskirts of Jimena de la Frontera (Province of Cadiz). It was built for the Franciscan congregation in the mid-fifteenth century. Throughout its existence it has been expanded, reformed and occupied by other orders, and even evicted during the Mendizabal Confiscation....

Castillo de Jimena
Castillo de Jimena (Castle of Jimena) is the most significant monument of the town. They place their construction in the thirteenth century, forming part of a defensive system that protected the province from the north of the Sierra de Cádiz to the Strait of Gibraltar. The fortress was protected by a wall that closed the...

El Cao (Artillery Canal of Charles III)
El Cao (Canal of Artillery of Charles III of Spain) was a water conveyance that served the surrounding mills, blast furnaces, canon factories and iron batteries. It was installed by Charles III of Spain in the late 18th century in Jimena de la Frontera (Province of Cadiz). Bombs and cannonballs were produced there. It worked...

Iglesia de la Victoria
The Iglesia de la Victoria (Church of la Victoria) is located in Jimena de la Frontera. It occupies the place of the Chapel of Santa Ana, transformed into a convent of Minimum in the 16th century. The façade, the bell tower and the cloister, of high architectural interest, stand...

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