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Church of the Patron Saint of Madrid

The church is quite beautiful and spacious inside. We stopped in during a Sunday service and it was... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
seafare74
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SF, California
Warm and calm

Lovely church to the patron saint of Madrid. The brown of the pews is soft and warm making the... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2016
BeastiePV
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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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23 May 2018
“Beautiful church in La Latina.”
25 Jun 2017
“Church of the Patron Saint of Madrid”
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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

We came across this most beautiful of churches as we were wandering around the eclectic and vibrant neighbourhood of La Latina. The church has stood here proudly since 1664 and although I never visited the interior of this church I was awestruck by the sheer...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

The church is quite beautiful and spacious inside. We stopped in during a Sunday service and it was standing room only. Worth a visit if you are in the area.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 9 June 2017

Had a brief visit to this beautiful church on a bike tour of the city. Absolutely stunning and so serene and peaceful.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Karen M
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Lovely church to the patron saint of Madrid. The brown of the pews is soft and warm making the church a welcoming and embracing environment for worship. Worth sitting there for a while and breating in the calm.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank BeastiePV
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This is a magnificent church. The side chapels are not to be missed. Magnificent domed church and in beautiful condition. the pews are well used. The sculptures in the side altars are interesting, a great place to get out of the summer heat.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank ericon991
Reviewed 3 June 2016

During a wander through the smaller streets of Madrid, we discovered the lovely Church of San Isidro. There were few people so we assumed not many tourists knew of it. This church contains the remains of San Isidro, the patron saint of Madrid. We found...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank DeeDeeTraveler
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Few tourists visit the Church of San Isidro because they have not heard of it. My wife and I went to see it. This church contains the remains of San Isidro, the patron saint of Madrid.

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 21 September 2015

The Church of San Isidro honors San Isidro, who is the patron saint of Madrid. The church has many followers who were from Seville and there are copies of the statues of the churches from Seville.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 22 June 2015

The former Jesuit church interior is a wonderful sanctuary of peace as well as a work of art. Design in 1620 and finished in 1664 by architect Pedro Sánchez, this Baroque church in central Madrid was the provisional cathedral until 1993, when the current Almudena...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank JOrtiz112
Reviewed 23 April 2015

What many people do not know is that there are many people from Seville who live and work in Madrid. They missed the religious images that they had in Seville and had copies made of them and installed them in the San Isidro Church. These...More

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank BennyMalaga
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