Map of Murcia in the 19th century

Urban development of Murcia city II

Continuing the previous post on the urban development of Murcia, we are in the late Middle Ages. After the great Christian victory at Las Navas de Tolosa in 1212, Castilla began its expansion towards the south, favoring the Andalusian uprisings against the Almohads after their overwhelming defeat. Like that read more...

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Urbanism Murcia

Urban development of Murcia city I

The city of Murcia owes its existence and urban development to the Segura River. We will analyze as we did in the previous post, Urban evolution of the city of Cartagena, the urban evolution of Murcia. The valley of the Segura River is extraordinarily fertile and has been an inhabited area since ancient times. The read more...

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San Esteban Palace

The Palacio de San Esteban is a historic building in the city of Murcia that forms part, together with the church of the same name, of the monumental complex of San Esteban, an old school-convent of the Jesuits. Historical context of the Palace of San Esteban The site of the current palace is in read more...

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