Mosque-Cathedral (Mezquita) of Córdoba Spain

The Mezquita of Cordoba is a beautiful and fascinating 8th-century mosque known for its forest of columns and striped arcades. Reflecting the religious changes Cordoba has undergone over the centuries, the Mezquita has been used as a Catholic cathedral since 1236 and contains an impressive Renaissance chapel.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
248392
Names
Mezquita de Cordoba Spanish
Mezquita-Catedral de Cordoba Spanish
Coordinates
37.8789098° N, 4.7815756° W

Location Map

Map showing the location of Mosque-Cathedral (Mezquita) of Córdoba, Córdoba, Spain. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

Aerial View

Aerial view of Mosque-Cathedral (Mezquita) of Córdoba, Córdoba, Spain. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.