Criticism of Nerja Caves Foundation

As the budget for the Nerja Caves Foundation was passed in plenary session, the Partido Popular representative on the body, José Alberto Tomé, criticised the way the Foundation is being run.

Nerja Caves management criticised

The Nerja Caves have become very much a party political issue in recent times and the ruling Partido Popular has fired the opening salvo against the PSOE controlled Nerja Caves Foundation in the latest round of disputes.

Council rejects motion to request World Heritage Site status for the Nerja Caves

The ruling PP rejected a motion by the Opposition PSOE asking the Council to request that the Nerja Caves be declared a World Heritage Site. The spokesman for the PP, José Miguel García, stated that this first has to be approved at a plenary session of the Nerja Caves Foundation before any such action can be taken.

Nerja Caves Foundation and the History Museum

The Nerja Caves Foundation is presenting the History Museum, currently under construction on the Paseo Nuevo, as a project for consideration under the Plan for Sustainable Tourism in the Axarquia.

Nerja Caves Foundation budget for 2009

On January 12th 1959, five local lads from the village of Maro made a discovery which was to have a dramatic effect on the municipality…..the caves. The Nerja Caves (why weren’t called the Maro Caves?) are the third most visited site in Spain and next year, 2009, is the 50th anniversary of their discovery and the Nerja Caves Foundation are …