It is believed that the origin of this cathedral, of which only ruins, dating from the first century BC.
The current appearance of the building is due to the reconstruction of the architect Victor Beltrí in 1902 in Romanesque style. During the Civil War, and because of the bombing, it was virtually destroyed, as we can see today. Inside the enclosure wall remains of the Roman theater and the upper stands and perimeter structures it is preserved. Also, in an underground crypt, you can admire a Roman mosaic from the first century BC found in this place in 1877.
Siguiendo la corriente de la comunidad CityDailyPhoto, me he propuesto dejar en este blog fotos de Murcia, como forma de mostrar al mundo qué joya de ciudad y de provincia tenemos. Agradecer al creador de ParisDailyPhoto su gran idea de mostrar la ciudad de uno mismo desde otro punto de vista. Following the tide of community CityDailyPhoto, I proposed to leave in this blog photos of Murcia, as a way to show to the world what a jewel of city and province we have. Thanks to the creator of ParisDailyPhoto for his great idea to show the city of oneself from another angle.
The Region of Murcia is located in the southeastern of Spain, between Andalusia (west), Castilla-La Mancha (North), Valencia (East) and the Mediterranean Sea (South).
The city of Murcia is the capital of the Region. Other major cities are: Cartagena, Lorca, Caravaca de la Cruz, Jumilla, Yecla, Bullas, Mazarrón, Aguilas ...