Almargen

Where is Almargen located

Almargen is located 85m from Malaga capital with a population of 1.954 inhabitants. The municipal term has a dimension of almost 35km square.

The origin of the name of Almargen

The name of the Almargen town comes from the Arabic meaning «The two meadows».

Denonym of the people of Almargen

The inhabitants are called “Almargeño or Almargeña”.

Monuments and places of interest in Almargen

  • Church of Inmaculada Concepción: The church was erected in the 16th century with later reforms. Its primitive Mudejar style façade was being reformed into an austere style today. Inside, the altarpiece from the twentieth century called the Gothic Complex of La Piedad stands out, made up of six panels that are practically unique in their style in the province of Malaga.
  • Interpretation Center: Tartessos in Almargen, This center will show you better about the end of the prehistory in this area.

For more information about Almargen Village: visit the City Council page