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Monuments - 40 results found, including:

Obra Pía de San Antón, a baroque “pazo” (country manor) with a chapel from the 17th century, was founded in 1671 by the...
The church belonged to the old convent of the Third Order of St. Francis, founded in the 14th century. It is an example of continuity in space...
The church of San Xulián de Lardeiros, in the municipality of O Pino, is known as the “Cathedral of the Mountain,” since it...
The majestic church of Santa María de Gonzar rises up in the parish of Gonzar. It is a baroque building located in a setting of great...
Pazo de Oca is a stately manor in the baroque style located in the parish of Oca, municipality of A Estrada. It currently belongs to the duke and...

Museums - 2 results found, including:

The former Convent of Santo Domingo de Bonaval, situated on a hill outside the walls of the historical city, beside the road used by pilgrims to...
The monastic community of Antealtares originated in the 9th century when, after the discovery of the Apostle's remains, King Alfonso II founded,...

Exhibition halls - 3 results found, including:

  With a depth of just four metres and designed purely for scenographic reasons (as an enclosure for Praza de Praterías), the Casa...
Atesora valiosos retablos barrocos en su interior, entre los que destaca el retablo mayor, de Simón Rodríguez. Se usa activamente...

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Permanent exhibitions - 1 results found, including:

San Martiño Pinario was the largest and most influential Benedictine monastery in Galicia, as well as the second largest in all Spain...

Where to eat - 1 results found, including:

La cocina y el servicio del Pazo de Andeade gozan de un reconocido prestigio ganado a través de la excelencia de la materia prima...

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Tour Points - 15 results found, including:

Loureiros leads to Santa Clara street, which ends at the discrete and austere Convent of El Carmen. Granite masonry defines the...
Founded: 17th century. Style: baroque. The Convent of Mercedarian Nuns, founded in the second half of the 17th century, is located beyond the...
Founded: 14th c. Current style: baroque. The enclosed Convent of Belvís, founded in the early 14th century by Dominican friars from the...
Founded: 13th century. Current style: baroque. Located to the north of the city walls, Santiago de Compostela’s Convent of Santa Clara was...
Founded: 9th century. Current style: baroque. San Paio’s bells resound daily in the old town, reminding us of the centuries-old...

Cultural Diary - 13 results found, including:

El ciclo de rutas guiadas 'Fai túa Compostela' programa para esta tarde 'Las casas de la ciudad I', una actividad en la que los...

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The VII Contemplative Music Festival features this year with the tour 'Spaces for Reflection': a group of churches will remain open during the...
Esta tarde la nueva sede del Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago, en la plaza de Praterías, acoge a presentación del libro...

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Esta tarde la nueva sede del Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago, en la plaza de Praterías, acoge la presentación del libro...

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Esta tarde el Museo do Pobo Galego organiza un taller para familias y niños a partir de 7 años sobre la ciencia en los tiempos de...

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Cultural spaces and programmers - 1 results found, including:

El Museo do Pobo Galego ocupa el antiguo convento de San Domingos de Bonaval, situado extramuros de la ciudad de Santiago de Compostela, en la...

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Guided visits - 2 results found, including:

Santiago has an amazing total of 30 historic churches. They were erected down through the centuries by the Archbishopric or the city's many...
A guided tour around sites of contemplation and silence. Santiago's abundant heritage features enclosed convents: places of prayer, austere...

History of the Cathedral - 1 results found, including:

The Cathedral’s remotest precedent was a small 1st-century Roman mausoleum, where the remains of the Apostle James Apostle James were...

Visiting the Cathedral - 3 results found, including:

Following the French model of Romanesque pilgrimage churches, the Cathedral of Santiago’s interior space has a traditional Latin-cross...
The high altar reflects the lavish baroque intervention in the Romanesque Cathedral. To “brush up” the old 12th-century altar, it was...
The medieval Cathedral’s three main entrances still exist today, although due to successive modifications, they lost the unity of their...

What to do in the Cathedral - 1 results found, including:

Access: Visitor Reception Centre: Crypt of the Pórtico de la Gloria. Praza do Obradoiro (Obradoiro Square). Opening hours: Every day...

The Children’s Cathedral - 1 results found, including:

Take note of these interesting details about the Cathedral of Santiago!  -The Cathedral has a Latin-cross shape, which is...

The treasures of the Cathedral - 3 results found, including:

In Plaza de la Quintana you will find the Holy Door, which is open during some years and closed during others. Of course, because it only opens...
Do you what is the most repeated photograph in Santiago' That of the Cathedral’s Obradoiro façade. It is called Obradoiro because...
You can go all around the Cathedral to look at its four façades, each with its own monumental square. In Plaza del Obradoiro you will see...

History - 1 results found, including:

The year 1657 can be considered the starting point of Compostela’s baroque period. The urban transformation began with the remodelling of...

Accomodation - 1 results found, including:

Fundado en 1723, el de Andeade es el más conocidos de los pazos del Concello de Touro. Fue restaurado en 1995 con materiales originales,...

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Activities - 3 results found, including:

Commented tour of the Cathedral´s stone roofs with wonderful panoramic views of the entire city and surroundings. Place Entry via Pazo de...
A guided tour around sites of contemplation and silence.  Santiago’s abundant heritage features enclosed convents: places of ...
Santiago has an amazing total of 30 historic churches. They were erected down through the centuries by the Archbishopric or the city’s ...

Photo gallery - 2 results found, including:

Venues - 2 results found, including:

Pazo de San Lorenzo de Trasouto, near the monumental district, was built in 1216 on a 50,000-square-metre walled estate, which features woodland...
The Convent of San Francisco, located a few metres from Plaza del Obradoiro, dates from 1214 and now combines its religions function with that of...

Leisure and incentives - 1 results found, including:

Santiago is a small and safe city that is made for walking and discovering its monumental beauty and cheerful daily life. Gastronomy...

Dual Year Spain-Japan - 6 results found, including:

Para hacer de la visita a la Catedral de Santiago una experiencia más organizada y placentera, ha abierto sus puertas el Centro de...

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Fin de semana altamente clásico bajo el manto de la lluvia. El sol se ha ido pero la vía se nos llena de estrellas: comienza el...

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En el Día Internacional de los Museos, Santiago de Compostela amanece orgullosa dando aldabonazos a las puertas de...

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The beauty of a World Heritage City, the intense emotion of its processions, a festival of sacred music from around the world in monumental...
Today is a day to go up to the Cathedral rooftops, one of the most awesome 'Compostela Experiences' you can choose on a sunny day. It...

Downloads - 6 results found, including:

Natural monuments - 1 results found, including:

One of the most charming spots in Arzúa is to be found in the small parish of Santo Estevo do Campo. The great attraction of this place is...

Blog - 1 results found, including:

La exposición de fotografía "Muy cerca de Santiago... ¡sorpréndete!", surgida a raíz del concurso que...

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