Cártama

San Pedro Apóstol Church

Dec 09, 2011 Sin Comentarios por jorge

Description: After the conquest of Cártama by the Catholic King and Queen, the San Pedro church was constructed in 1502 on the main square in town, over a former mosque. During the restorations in 2005, the paintings that decorated the tower were discovered. Location: Plaza de la Constitución               [...]

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Remains of Roman Bridge and Aqueduct

Dec 09, 2011 Sin Comentarios por jorge

Description: It was part of the old Roman road to Alhaurín el Grande and served for water canalization. Contact: 952422500 Cártama Town Hall (area of tourism)            

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Villa of San José and Manguarra

Dec 09, 2011 Sin Comentarios por jorge

Description: In the month of April of 1970, the person in charge of the estate of Manguarra and San José, dehesa alta (Cártama), belonging to the family Tembory de la Muela, notifies the owners about the find of some ceramic fragments discovered while ploughing the land. From that moment on, decorated bricks, Roman Imperial coins, [...]

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Chapel of Nuestra Señora De los Remedios

Dec 07, 2011 Sin Comentarios por jorge

Description: The design of the nave and the arcade, supported on two solid angular pillars, allows for dating the construction in the sixteenth century. It has an atrium, a small tower and a niche attached to the principal building. Also striking is the belfry rising on the right hand side, being of an earlier date [...]

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Humilladero Cross

Dec 07, 2011 Sin Comentarios

Descripción: This is a trace from the Roman period. One of the Corinthian columns from the II century that was found in 1752, display a cross, known as Humilladero. This column forms part of Cártama´s Coat of Arms. Location: C/ Mercado (on the road towards Málaga)              

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Cártama Castle

Dec 07, 2011 Sin Comentarios

Description: Situated considerably high up on the mountain slope in a strategic place, dominating most of the routes that link the interior of the province with the Coast and Malaga Port. It had four towers flanking each of the corners as well as two water tanks, one virtually in ruins. Location: Camino de la Ermita [...]

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