Top Historical Places in Marbella

Are you looking to explore the history of Marbella through the ages? There are a number of historical destinations in Marbella including the time-honored buildings, monuments, palaces, and parks where you can learn about the glorious past of Marbella. The presence of these historical sites and museums will take you on a walk through Marbella ‘s rich history.
If you are willing to have an in-depth historical information about Marbella, we recommend that you take a wonderful guided tour to cover the major historical attractions. Also, check the opening and closing time for each so that you can organize your time. Make sure that you go through the complete list of historical places in Marbella for a great trip!

Let's witness the history of Marbella with these top historical places - monuments and landmarks:

  1. Church Of The Incarnation Or Iglesia Mayor De La Encarnacion

    Church, Religious Site, Landmark, Architecture

    The Church of incarnation is the main church of Marbella. Constructed in1505, the church houses the lady of solitude and is an important church from a religious point of view. The church is built in an amalgamation of renaissance, baroque and gothic styles. The Church has in its interior a Sol Major Organ, which is considered one of the most important built in Spain in the twentieth century. Lo...Read more
  2. Sohail Castle

    Castle, Architecture

    Located in the beautiful surroundings of Fuengirola, at a distance of about 35 kilometres from Marbella, the Sohail Castle is an imposing fortress just off the A7 motorway. It is set on a high hilltop and is surrounded by lush green lawns all around and sits right at the mouth of River Fuengirola. The castle was built as a defensive fortress by Abd-ar-Rehman III with an aim to strengthen coasta...Read more
  3. Basilica De Vega Del Mar Or San Pedro De Alcantara

    Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Ancient Ruin

    Tucked in a eucalyptus forest, this church is one of the early churches of Christianity. It is located along the traditional Roman trade route that connected Cadiz and Cartagena. It dates back to 300 AD and was discovered by accident only in the 20th century. Although the church is in ruins and only the walls can be seen, it is absolutely intriguing to see a relic from times long forgotten, rep...Read more
  4. Casa Consistorial De Marbella Or Ayuntamiento De Marbella

    Architecture , Heritage Building, Hall

    Today’s Town Hall, The Casa Consistorial De Marbella is probably the most outstanding building in Plaza de los Naranjos. The construction of the building dates back to 1568. Built in a classic renaissance style, the most noteworthy features of the building are its sundial and coat of arms. All around the building, one can also see memorial plaques written in old Spanish. The original...Read more