Nerja hermitage tricentenary celebrations

Nerja council has announced a series of events to mark the 300th anniversary of the opening and blessing of the Nuestra Señora de las Angustias hermitage.

Culture councillor Gema Laguna revealed that among the first acts of the year will be a photography exhibition charting the history of the hermitage at the Centro Cultural Villa de Nerja, which will open on March 15.

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