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Ecce Homo

Santuario de Misericordia, Borja, Spain
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Brings great joy to many

Situated on top of a tall hill this church boosts great views. However the main reason for people... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
catherine c
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You know what you’re getting into

I’ve been wanting to visit this since I heard about it on an American comedy show years ago. Now... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
jordanmjenkins7
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4 weeks ago
“Brings great joy to many ”
12 Jan 2018
“You know what you’re getting into”
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Santuario de Misericordia, Borja, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Situated on top of a tall hill this church boosts great views. However the main reason for people visiting is to see Ecce Homo the famous failed restoration. This fresco gained cult status in 2012 when it the woman, who with the best intentions, made...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

I’ve been wanting to visit this since I heard about it on an American comedy show years ago. Now that I’m living in Spain, I finally made the trip! Getting there is a little tricky: there’s a therpasa bus from Zaragoza to Borja and then...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

Ecce Homo is a picture located on the wall, inside the church of the Santuario de la Misericordia (sanctuary of Mercy), near of Borja. This picture is famous because it was degraded and an old woman try to restore it, and obviously the restauration was...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

I wanted to visit this place since Cecilia's restoration became viral. It didn't disappoint. It only costs a couple of euros to visit and the Sanctuary it's on is actually pretty nice. They also have a little exhibit where you can take pictures posing as...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2016

Please be aware: the location of Ecce Homo is marked incorrectly in Tripadvisor! It is *not* within easy walking distance of the Borja city center. It doesn't help that the Santuario de Misericordia attraction is ALSO marked incorrectly! The correct address is "50548 Santuario de...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2016

You have to really want to travel out of your way to find the Sanctuary of Mercy church in Borja, Spain. What was interesting was the original mural was not that old comparatively, having been painted in 1930. The alterations were made by a well...More

2  Thank Noleman
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