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Festival of History

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Festival of History

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Basic Information

Location Ribadavia, Spain
Date 2013/08/31 - 2013/08/31
Recurring Event: yes
Country Spain
City Ribadavia

Tourist Information

Free entry yes
Suitable for kids yes
Handicap accessibility no
Yearly event yes


Summary

The history festival in Ribadavia, Spain, occurs annually, on the last Saturday of August. The festival relives the medieval Jewish atmosphere of the village. This historic celebration dates back to 1693 and most of the town residents take part in it. People dress up in costumes and they use the ancient currency, Maravedi.


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