Culture in Jerez de la Frontera
Damajuana Café Bar – Jerez de la Frontera
This pub is located in an old palace house right in Jerez historic city centre. It hosts all kinds of leisure and culture activities. Here you will find a cafe- bar, a tabanco where they serve their own food, concerts and exhibition hall. It is a perfect place to go out and meet up with friends.
Museos “La Atalaya”: Palacio del Tiempo y Misterio de Jerez
They are found in the monumental Centre of the city and are part of the inescapable tourist town nucleus where you can enjoy the charm of the city. The Palace of Time is probably one of the greatest jewels discovered in the province.
Iglesia de San Miguel, Jerez de la Frontera
It is a beautiful temple built during the 15th to the 18th centuries, which contains elements of three architectural styles of each era, Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque.
Alcázar de Jerez y Cámara Oscura
It is the oldest monument in the city and one of the few examples of Almohad architecture preserved in the peninsula. We must make a special mention to the Palacio de Villavicencio, in whose tower is located the Dark Chamber.
Claustros de Santo Domingo
It is in the Gothic style and is a very large processional Cloister of great artistic value. Both its galleries and its various units are occasionally used for exhibitions of various contents.
Museo Arqueológico Municipal de Jerez
In this museum you can learn about the history of the city, it is divided in three main thematic blocks: “Jerez, before Jerez”, “Madinat Sharish” and “Xerez de la Frontera”.
Museo del Arte Ecuestre
It is a lively museum, with interactive audiovisual media that invites you to experience the origins and the evolution of the equestrian art in Andalusia and in the world, showing the key of this art so that everyone can enjoy it with their five senses.
Museo del Enganche
Property of the Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art much of its heritage is displayed, more specifically the horse saddles and other pieces, the twelve most significant carriages and purebred horses.
It is a beautiful building from the early 20th century and has a quality program of all the performing arts and classical music: theater, classical and contemporary music, dance, opera and zarzuela.
Catedral de Jerez
It is a beautiful temple from the 17th century built on the primitive Mosque of the city and the ancient Church of El Salvador.