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Today is friday 28 november, it is 10ºC and partly cloudy in Santiago

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Monuments - 12 results found, including:

Visiting the Cathedral Open: Open 365 days a year, from 7 am to 9 pm. Admission: Free, except museum...
12th c. Romanesque   Built in the 12th century on the banks of the River Sar, it is the church, along with the Cathedral, that still...
17th c. Baroque   The Convent of San Francisco de Valdediós was founded by St. Francis of Assisi during his visit to Santiago de...
CHURCH 14th c. Gothic with Romanesque influence   The church was built in the 14th century according to the canons of mendicant...
17th c. Baroque  The Church of the Society is located beside the Literary University. It was built by the Jesuits in the 17th century....

Museums - 2 results found, including:

The monastic community of Antealtares originated in the 9th century when, after the discovery of the Apostle's remains, King Alfonso II founded,...
Located in the Romanesque Church of Santa María de Sar, this small museum, founded in 1975, houses pieces of very important historical and...

Exhibition halls - 2 results found, including:

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...

Santiago in 1, 2 and 3 days - 2 results found, including:

MORNING The first thing to do is tour the old town’s streets and squares before entering the Cathedral. To help you out in this regard,...
DAY 1 MORNING The first thing to do is tour the old town’s streets and squares before entering the Cathedral. To help you out in this...

Routes on foot - 1 results found, including:

Enclosed convents. A tour around places of contemplation and silence. Santiago de Compostela features countless monumental riches, among...

Tour Points - 3 results found, including:

Founded: 18th c. Style: Carmelite. Facing the impressive façade of the enclosed Convent of Santa Clara is the discrete and austere...
 Plaza del Obradoiro is the monumental centre of Santiago de Compostela. Its Galician name seems to be derived from the workshops of the...
We can finish our gastronomy tour by visiting Gelmírez Palace, inside the Archbishop’s Palace, to see its grand Synodal Hall: there...

Cultural Diary - 41 results found, including:

La Catedral de Santiago organiza cada año la solemnidad del Corpus Christi, preparando una cuidada y rica liturgia, así como...

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Hasta mediados del mes de julio, la Casa da Cultura de Silleda acoge una exposición de objetos sacros y civiles del siglo XIX. En el...

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El Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago acoge hasta el mes de septiembre la exposición 'Los instrumentos del Pórtico de la...

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Hasta el 2 de febrero, la capilla del Pilar de la la Catedral será una de las tres sede de la exposición 'San Francisco y el...

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Organizada por el Consorcio de Santiago, la exposición 'Los milagros del Apóstol Santiago' incluye 22 pinturas del artista...

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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...

The Apostle James - 1 results found, including:

Plaza del Obradoiro is an excellent visual summary of the possible iconographic representations that have been made of St. James. The Cathedral...

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 - 4 results found, including:

We can only fully understand the Cathedral of Santiago by entering the doors of its valuable museum. Touring the museum has the charm of an...
Following the French model of Romanesque pilgrimage churches, the Cathedral of Santiago’s interior space has a traditional Latin-cross...
The Cathedral’s west entrance was finished in 1188 with the culmination of Romanesque sculpture: the “Pórtico de la...
The high altar reflects the lavish baroque intervention in the Romanesque Cathedral. To “brush up” the old 12th-century altar, it was...

What to do in the Cathedral - 3 results found, including:

In the Cathedral of Santiago you are allowed to take photos and film in spaces of free access, without using a flash or tripod. However, in the...
Access: Visitor Reception Centre: Crypt of the Pórtico de la Gloria. Praza do Obradoiro (Obradoiro Square). Opening hours: Every day...
Open: Every day in the year, except January 1 and 6, July 25, August 15, December 25; afternoon/evening of December 24 and 31. Hours: 10...

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...
Don’t miss the Cathedral Museum! You will be able to see with your own eyes small pieces of Santiago’s history and its...
The oldest chapel you will find is called Santa María de la Corticela. It is 1,100 years old. It even existed before the Cathedral! It was...

Activities - 2 results found, including:

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 ...

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 - 8 results found, including:

- Esperar el comienzo de la temporada de abono en el Auditorio de Galicia, que abrirá la Real Filharmonía de Galicia dirigida por...

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The memorial of Christ’s Passion features a unique splendour in Santiago de Compostela. The Holy City’s magnificent architectural...
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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En el Día Internacional de los Museos, Santiago de Compostela amanece orgullosa dando aldabonazos a las puertas de...

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Comienza la Semana Santa en un perfecto fin de semana de primavera. La Procesión de la Virgen de los Dolores sale del templo de San...

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Downloads - 3 results found, including:

News - 2 results found, including:

El alcalde de Pisa, Marco Filispeschi, recibirá hoy a las 15.00 horas a la concejala de Turismo de Santiago de...

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Turismo de Santiago abrió ya su página web expecífica sobre la Semana Santa compostelana, www.semanasantasantiago.com, donde...

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Blog - 1 results found, including:

El grupo de municipios de Área Santiago convoca un concurso de fotografía para dar a conocer la riqueza cultural, patrimonial y...

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