Iglesia y convento de Jesús Nazareno

Iglesia y convento de Jesús Nazareno | Source: Texts: Ayuntamiento de Chiclana de la Frontera. Photo: Destino Cádiz.

The Iglesia y Convento de Jesús Nazareno (Church and Convent of Jesus Nazareno) is considered the most important Baroque work in Chiclana.

It was built in the 17th century, thanks to the contributions of benefactors and thanks to the business trade with America.

Highlighted is the Baroque portal, Genoese, made out of Carrara marble, it is one of the most beautiful in the Province. In the inside standing out are the Baroque altarpieces (17th and 18th century) and the carvings of Jesús Nazareno on the main altar.

In this convent, the nuns from the RR.MM order. Where the Augustinian Recollect make their famous almond cake that we recommend you to try