Cultural Diary

[Exhibitions]

Venue
Fundación Gonzalo Torrente Ballester
Location
Rúa do Vilar, 7, Santiago de Compostela, 15705
Start date
03/11/2010
End date
08/12/2010
[Theatre]

Venue
Salón Teatro
Location
Rúa Nova, 34, Santiago de Compostela, 15705
Start date
17/12/2010
End date
19/12/2010
Start hour
20:30
[Theatre]
Venue
Sala Nasa
Location
Rúa de San Lourenzo, 51, Santiago de Compostela, 15705
Start date
24/03/2011
End date
27/03/2011
Start hour
20:00
[Theatre]

Venue
Salón Teatro
Location
Rúa Nova, 34, Santiago de Compostela, 15705
Start date
25/03/2011
End date
26/03/2011
Start hour
20:30
[Theatre]
Venue
Sala Santart
Location
Ruela de Brión, 5, Santiago de Compostela, 15702
Start date
22/10/2011
End date
23/10/2011
Start hour
21:00
[Courses and workshops]
Venue
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Location
Lugar de la Ciudad de la Cultura, Santiago de Compostela, 15702
Start date
26/11/2011
End date
26/11/2011
Start hour
12:00
[Cinema]
Start date
02/12/2011
End date
02/12/2011
Start hour
16:00
[Theatre]

Venue
Zona C
Location
Rúa de San Domingos de Bonaval, 1, Santiago de Compostela, 15703
Start date
23/02/2012
End date
25/02/2012
Start hour
20:30
[Gastronomy]

Start date
26/02/2012
End date
26/02/2012
Start hour
20:30
[Theatre]

Venue
Salón Teatro
Location
Rúa Nova, 34, Santiago de Compostela, 15705
Start date
09/03/2012
End date
09/03/2012
Start hour
20:30
[Others]

Venue
Parlamento de Galicia
Location
Calle del Hórreo, 67, Santiago de Compostela, 15702
Start date
26/05/2012
End date
26/05/2012
Start hour
10:00
[Sport]
Venue
Pazo de Raxoi
Location
Praza do Obradoiro, Santiago de Compostela, 15705
Start date
23/08/2012
End date
23/08/2012
Start hour
09:30
[Theatre]
Venue
Teatro Principal
Location
Rúa Nova, 22, Santiago de Compostela, 15705
Start date
20/09/2012
End date
20/09/2012
Start hour
21:00
[Social events]

Under the motto “World Heritage and Sustainable
Development: the role of UNESCO’s local communities”, Santiago celebrates today the 40th Anniversary of UNESCO’s World Heritage Convention.

Among the activities planned to celebrate this anniversary is the open doors of numerous museums and emblematic monuments of the city.

 

OPEN DAY IN MUSEUMS AND MONUMENTS

Casa de la Troya
Open: 11 am-2 pm / 4-8 pm.
Rúa da Troia (no number)

Galicia Contemporary Art Centre CGAC
Open: 11 am-8 pm.
Rúa Ramón del Valle-Inclán (no number)

Eugenio Granell Foundation - Pazo de Bendaña
Open: 11 am-2 pm / 4-8 pm.
Praza do Toural (no number)

Hostal de los Reyes Católicos
Open: 11 am-2 pm / 4-7 pm.
Praza do Obradoiro

Monastery of San Martiño Pinario
Open: 10:30 am | (guided tour lasting approx. 2 hrs)
Booking: read more

Start date
16/11/2012
End date
16/11/2012
Start hour
09:00
[Celebrations]

The Spanish Group of World Heritage Cities celebrates today the 40th Anniversary of UNESCO’s World Heritage Convention under the theme "World Heritage and sustainable development: the role of local communities".

Celebrate it with us!

In 1960 an extraordinary event focussed the attention of the international community on protecting a historic monument: when the Abu Simbel temple was threatened by the construction of a dam on the Nile, 50 countries worked together to transfer it to an area safe from flooding.

Looking back, this was the first step towards the international community considering that some of the planet’s treasures are of interest to all men and beginning to think of ways of protecting them.

Twelve years later, on November 16, 1972, UNESCO approved the World Heritage Convention, which is aimed at protecting cultural and natural sites considered of exceptional universal value.
    
Today, the Convention has been adopted by 190 countries and the World Heritage List includes 962 sites located in 157 countries.
This year, under the theme “World Heritage and sustainable... read more

Start date
16/11/2012
End date
16/11/2012
Start hour
10:00
[Cinema]
Venue
Teatro Principal
Location
Rúa Nova, 22, Santiago de Compostela, 15705
Start date
30/11/2012
End date
30/11/2012
Start hour
16:00
[Cinema]
Venue
Centro Cultural Afundación
Location
Rúa do Vilar, 19, Santiago de Compostela, 15705
Start date
25/01/2013
End date
27/01/2013
Start hour
20:00
[Exhibitions]
Venue
FAC Peregrina
Location
Lugar do Queiroal, Santiago de Compostela, 15898
Start date
07/06/2013
End date
07/06/2013
Start hour
18:00
[Theatre]
Venue
Salón Teatro
Location
Rúa Nova, 34, Santiago de Compostela, 15705
Start date
12/12/2013
End date
15/12/2013
Start hour
20:30
[Theatre]
Venue
Salón Teatro
Location
Rúa Nova, 34, Santiago de Compostela, 15705
Start date
19/12/2013
End date
21/12/2013
Start hour
20:30