Mezquita del Cristo de la Luz

One of the oldest Moorish monuments in Spain, this tiny 10th-century mosque was built over a Visigothic chapel then converted into a church by King Alfonso.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
249557
Names
Mezquita del Cristo de la Luz
Mosque of Christ of the Light
Coordinates
39.8606580° N, 4.0242680° W

Location Map

Map showing the location of Mezquita del Cristo de la Luz, Toledo, Spain. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

Aerial View

Aerial view of Mezquita del Cristo de la Luz, Toledo, Spain. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

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Timeline

999
Construction of the Mezquita del Cristo de la Luz