Check at your local Tourist Office for full details of Events
The use of a mask, complying with safety distances and the use of
hydroalcoholic gel is mandatory.
Tel 968 493 285 – Sat Market
Every Saturday – Antique & Collectable Market near the Railway Station. From 10am
Contemporáneos de Coronado Permanent Art Exhibition – Auditorio Doña Elena
Sunday 20th June – Ruta del Ferrocarril
Check at Tourist Office for availability.
Alhama de Murcia
Tel 968 633 51 – Tues Market
There are some fabulous walks in the Sierra Espuña National Park.
Go tohttp://turismo.alhamademurcia.es and click on Paths of Sierra Espuña. You will find full details of all walks available and a map that you can download.
Tuesday 1st & Saturday 5th June – Guided Tour of Los Baños Museum (approx. 45mins)
Meet at Museum 11am. Discover the history of this thermal complex which is linked to its thermal water springs. See the remains of the baths built by the Romans in the 1st century AD and which were reused in the Islamic period and the 19th century Spa Hotel which are preserved in-situ.
Saturday 12th June – Guided Tour of Alhama Castle (approx. 90mins)
Discover the history of the fortress of Islamic origin. See the defensive enclosures, the fortress and the albacar or housing area in the lower part. (Not suitable for people with reduced mobility.)
Meet 11am 2€
Sunday 20th June – Free Theatrical Tour (approx 90mins)
Various historical figures such as Jaime I El Conquistador or the Marqués de los Vélez will narrate how they lived in their
respective times at the same time as they visit the most important cultural points of Alhama. The visit is done on foot, so we recommend
comfortable clothes and shoes.
11am from Tourist Office
Every Wednesday – Hacienda del Alamo Women’s Association Coffee Morning @ The Club House 10am-12pm
Tel 968 441 914 – Thurs Market
Lorca Castle – general entry 6€. Guided Tours available in English for 4€ on Thursdays at 10.30am for 22€ to include lunch, with special packages on Sundays. Check at Tourist Office for full details.
Wednesday 9th June – Guided Tour of the Plaza de España to see the most important buildings of the Renaissance and Baroque city: the Council building, the old Colegial de San Patricio building, the Plaza del Caño that houses the buildings of the Pósito de Panaderos from the 16th century and the old Casa del Corregidor from the 17th century.
11.30am for 90mins. 5€ for over 13 yrs. Free under 12 yrs (Amig @ de Lorca card 1€ over 13yrs). Meeting @ Plaza de España Tourist Office. Reservation essential 48hrs before visit.
Sunday 13th & Thursday 17th June– FreeGuided Tour of Lorca Old Town (approx. 1hr)
See the Historic Centre of the Plaza de España with the most important buildings including the Council buildings and the Collegiate of San Patricio. See the most important Renaissance and Baroque monuments of Lorca.
11.30am at Plaza de España Tourist Office
Sunday 27th June – Free Theatrical Tour – The Irishman’s Secret (75 mins)
This is designed for families with children. During this visit, carried out by actors, you will visit the monumental centre following a mystery plot.
11.30am at Plaza de España Tourist Office. Reservation essential 48hrs before visit.
Tel 968 594 426 – Sat Market
Free Guided Tours in Mazarrón area.
Visit the Tourist Office or www.visitamazarron.es for full details of all tours.
38th Car Climb ‘Playas de Mazarrón’ was held on Saturday 8th May, when the Catalan driver Sergi Panella came first. On the podium he was accompanied by two drivers from the Carthago Team, who organized the event with Mazarrón Council and the Murcia Region Automobile Federation (FARMU).
Tel 968 436 153 – Fri Market
Discover the historical and patrimonial wealth of Puerto Lumbreras through Medina Nogalte visiting its cave-houses and the Nogalte Castle. From Craftsman workshop cave house, reception of Medina Nogalte. 7pm. 3€ (under 10’s free). Payment due 2 days prior to visit @ ES 12 3058 0204 15 2732000020-City Hall of Puerto Lumbreras.
Please check availability as some of the evenings are already fully booked.
Tel 968 418 153 – Wed Market/Fri in El Pareton
Saturdays & Sundays – Guided Visit to La Bastida 3.40€ (2.50€ disc)10am/12pm. Book at Tourist Office
Saturdays – Guided Visit Museum Of The Tower Of Santiago 10am
The first level hosts the chapter house that refers to the lands of Totana; the Order of Santiago. The second level is the choir of the church, which shows the Mudejar coffered ceiling of the temple and the explanation of its chapels. The next level is known as ‘the bride’s room’, which was the old house of the bell ringer. The fourth level cannot be visited as it contains the current clock. The last level is the bell tower, where the second oldest bell of the Diocese is located, dating from 1470.