Provided by: Orihuela Turística
EPISCOPAL PALACEThe guide was updated:
It underwent profound changes in the 18th Century under the reigns of Bishops José Flores Ososrio and pedro Albornoa Tapia. In the mid-20th Century it lost its original functions, was restored at the beginning of the 21st Century and is currently home to the Diocese Museum os Sacred Art.
At the back, facing the river, there is a gallery with semi-circular arches.
Inside, another striking feature is the cloister with heraldic decoration, the main staircase, of res Alicante marbel and the dome built on an octagonal base, with exterior cobalt blue glazed tiles.