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It holds one of the dearest treasures of Seville, the statue of la Virgen de la Esperanza (the Virgen of Hope), known as la Macarena, name of the quarter the church is in. The date and the author of the statue are unknown, although after recent research findings ist dates from the XVII century. A visit to the Brotherhood´s museum is worthwhile, to see the Virgin Mary´s valuable jewels.
Macarena basilica is a modern church, built between 1936 and 1941 by architect Gómez Millán in Neo-Baroque style. It is located near the Puerta de la Macarena , which was the entrance of the Defensive Walls to the Macarena quarter of Seville.
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