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Monuments - 24 results found, including:

The church of San Martiño de Moldes no longer has its Romanesque apse, due to the alterations that it has undergone. The church’s...
The church of Santa María de Melide, classified as a National Monument, is the gem of Melide’s Romanesque style. It is a church with...
All that remains of the old Romanesque church is the south wall, with its eaves featuring corbels. The interior features an interesting...
A Gothic church that also features some conceptions characteristic of the Romanesque style. It has a rectangular nave and circular apse; its main...
La Copa do Castro, conocida también como Coto do Castro o Castro de San Mamede, es el nombre que se dio a este asentamiento...

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Museums - 1 results found, including:

Located in the Romanesque Church of Santa María de Sar, this small museum, founded in 1975, houses pieces of very important historical and...

Tour Points - 5 results found, including:

The Cathedral's south square, which is called after the silversmiths workshops occupying the arches underneath the cloister since the Middle...
The Sar neighbourhood is called after the river passing through it. The medieval village arose alongside the city's traditional...
We can finish our gastronomy tour by visiting Gelmírez Palace, inside the Archbishop’s Palace, to see its grand Synodal Hall: there...
Secluded and multicoloured, Praza das Praterías and its stairs offer magnificent group photos all day long, thanks to the portal’s...
 Plaza del Obradoiro is the monumental centre of Santiago de Compostela. Its Galician name seems to be derived from the workshops of the...

Cultural Diary - 9 results found, including:

El sistema de visitas culturales a la Catedral de Santiago incorpora a partir de ahora una nueva modalidad de recorrido guiado en grupo a la...

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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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El Coro Vales Mahía de A Bandeira organiza el I Encuentro de Corales en Carboeiro, una cita para todos los amantes de la música...

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La Fundación Barrié, en colaboración con la Fundación Catedral de Santiago, presenta hasta el mes de marzo en la...

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Los Encuentros de Música Tradicional en el Monasterio de Carboeiro son la fiesta que sale de la gente, de sus ganas de disfrutar de lo que...

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Guided visits - 1 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...

Itineraries - 5 results found, including:

O Cebreiro-Triacastela-Samos-Sarria-Portomarín-Vilar de Donas  Since in the early years of the ninth century the tomb of Saint...
Medieval towns among vineyards  Ourense-Ribadavia  The itinerary begins in the city of Ourense, neighboring to the Ribeiro...
The last Roman city  Lugo-Castro Viladonga  A Roman city as it would be imagined, the look of Lugo has always been...
The inner seas  Monforte de Lemos-Cañones del Sil-Doade-Castro Caldelas-Mirador Cabezoas-Santo Estevo de Ribas de...
Fishing villages  Pontevedra-Combarro-Sanxenxo-Portonovo-A Lanzada-O Grove-A Toxa-Cambados  The trip follows the contour of...

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 - 2 results found, including:

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...

What to do in the Cathedral - 2 results found, including:

Open: every day of the year, from 7 am to 9 pm.  
The relics of the Apostle James and his disciples, Athanasius and Theodorus, are kept in the Roman mausoleum below the Cathedral of...

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 - 5 results found, including:

This is a secret that we Compostela residents only tell our best friends. Can you see the image of King David in the Platerías...
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...
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...
Have you ever embraced one of Jesus’ apostles? Well, you can if you are a good pilgrim in the Cathedral of Santiago. On the high altar...
Everyone agrees: the “Pórtico de la Gloria” is one of the Romanesque wonders of the world. It features more than 200 figures...

Videos - 1 results found, including:

Groups such as Ensemble Organum, the Silo monks or the Alfonso X El Sabio Music Group perform musical scores included in the Calixtinus Codex...

History - 1 results found, including:

  The pilgrimage to Compostela acquired great importance soon after the city’s foundation. Santiago became the spiritual focus of...

Trails - 1 results found, including:

This itinerary starts in A Estrada’s Alameda (park), beside Plaza del Concello, leading towards the parish of Ouzande. We soon leave the...

Activities - 2 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...
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 - 3 results found, including:

Un jueves 21 de abril de hace nada menos que ocho siglos, en el año 1211, se celebró la ceremonia de consagración de la...

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In 2011, Santiago de Compostela is celebrating the 800th anniversary of the solemn consecration of the Romanesque cathedral dedicated to the...
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 - 2 results found, including:

Downloads - 1 results found, including:

Folleto descriptivo sobre el recorrido por los lugares más importante del Románico, entre las tierras de Herbón y el...

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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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