Iglesia del Carmen, Cádiz

Iglesia del Carmen, Cádiz | Source: Texts and Photo: Ayuntamiento de Cádiz.

The Iglesia del Carmen is a temple of great artistic and historical importance as the place where on March 19, 1812 the solemn Te Deum was held in thanksgiving for the completion of the Constitution of Cadiz, which was proclaimed the same day.

The church, from the mid-18th century, has a Latin cross plan and its main facade is one of the most characteristic of 18th century Baroque Cadiz

Inside standing out is the main altarpiece, the pulpit and 18th century paintings that decorate the walls and access arches to the aisles.


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