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Monuments - 36 results found, including:

18th Century. Neoclassical.  This neoclassical building of huge columns was erected with drawings of Melchor de Prado between 1769 and...
Late 17th c. Baroque.  Designed by Domingo de Andrade, it was altered in the 20th century with the addition of the upper balustrade and...
18th c. Neoclassical.  This church, situated in one of the city's oldest areas, was erected by Prado Mariño on the site of a...
Santiago's present-day Food Market was built in 1941. The previous City Market, which was demolished in 1937 to make way for the current...
18th c. Baroque   This is the Compostela church with the oldest roots; according to legend, it was the dwelling place of the hermit...

Museums - 7 results found, including:

The Pilgrimage and Santiago Museum occupies the former Banco de España building, designed in 1939 by the architect Romualdo Madariaga...
The Treasury and Archives of the Jacobean Basilica began with the 'Discovery' of the Apostle's Tomb, in 'Arcis Marmóricis', in the old...
The Eugenio Granell Foundation was created in 1995 by virtue of an agreement between the surrealist artist, Eugenio Granell, and Santiago City...
The monastic community of Antealtares originated in the 9th century when, after the discovery of the Apostle's remains, King Alfonso II founded,...
The Pilgrimage Museum, which belongs to the state and whose administration was transferred to the Xunta de Galicia, was created in 1951 thanks to...

Parks and gardens - 4 results found, including:

Although the park is called by the general name Alameda, it consists of three different parts: Paseo da Alameda, Carballeira ("oak grove" in...
This walkway is per se a world of its own, completely separate from the city; it runs through woodland and suggests excursion, adventure,...
The park follows the Belvís watercourse, an elongated area make up of several meadows watered by a small stream. The walls, terraces and...
Following the suggested alternative itinerary, the park is accessed via San Caetano Park. Situated in the Almáciga neighbourhood, very...

Art galleries - 10 results found, including:

Aire centro de Arte es un espacio para crear y crecer, con talleres múltiples de artes plásticas, conocimiento emocional y...

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Espacio de intercambio, aprendizaje y creación, disponible para todas aquellas personas que deseen acercarse al mundo del arte y vivir en...

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At Noroeste, arts and crafts merge to offer the caller a rich variety of jezels, textiles, accessories and other personal ornaments. Small works...
La Galería de Arte Contemporáneo José Lorenzo nació en 2005 en la praza do Toural como extensión de la...

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The Metro Arte Contemporánea is promoted by the Bitango Group. The Bitango Group also supports and promotes the Feima Foundation, a...

Exhibition halls - 4 results found, including:

El espacio Miramemira abre sus puertas en Santiago de Compostela como lugar centrado en la exhibición de producciones audiovisuales y...

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Inaugurado en junio de 2001, el Espacio de Arte del Grupo Correo Gallego acoge diversas exposiciones y muestras de carácter temporal, de...

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  With a depth of just four metres and designed purely for scenographic reasons (as an enclosure for Praza de Praterías), the Casa...
Sala de Exposiciones del Colexio Oficial de Arquitectos de Galicia. Realiza exposiciones relacionadas con el mundo de la arquitectura:...

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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...

Viewpoints - 4 results found, including:

In Alameda Park, on the hill of Santa Susana's western slope, is the balustrade overlooking the South University Campus. From there, the view of...
San Domingos de Bonaval Park, on the Almáciga hill´s western slope, provides singular views of the old town´s rooftops, which...
Situated in the Almáciga neighbourhood, very close to the bus station, it occupies the city´s highest hill, making it a privileged...
Belvís, a neighbourhood to the east of the old town, offers different viewpoints. From the top of the As Trompas hill, all you can see of...

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

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...
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...

Going out at night - 2 results found, including:

  Nighttime has a special light in the streets of the old town. The light –yellow, nostalgic, elegant- subtlety beautifies the...
  Until recently, Santiago was divided into two nighttime areas: the old and the new. This differentiation not only referred to location...

Pubs - 8 results found, including:

Bar de copas y en el corazón del casco histórico de Santiago. Cuenta con muy buena música actual pero también rock...

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Local de copas inaugurado en junio de 2014 y orientado a un público mixto y diverso. Está ubicado en la rúa Algalia de...

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SANTIAGO PASIÓN 2014 Establecimiento participante en SANTIAGO PASIÓN - Cócteles. SCARTEL DREAM Precio: 4,00...

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Chocolate es un espacio acogedor y envolvente, situado en el entorno privilegiado de la Plaza de Abastos de Santiago. Ofrece un servicio de...

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Gastronomy activities and events - 5 results found, including:

The Galician gastronomic & enologic store Gastroteca SCQ is in a privileged  location in the heart of the historical centre of Santiago...
Tapéate Compostela es un concurso y ruta de tapas en Santiago, promovido por el Colectivo SCQ y organizado por...

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The small “chic” restaurant housed in the stalls outside the Market features “fridge-less cuisine”: each day they choose...
For a small percentage of the price of your shopping, the Market’s bar (Churro Manía)will cook the produce acquired in the Market...
Compostela is the perfect city for going out for a drink and tapas, especially at the beginning of summer with the...

Where to eat - 23 results found, including:

Inaugurado en abril de 2014, el restaurante Resas cuenta con dos zonas diferenciadas. Entre sus propuestas destacan algunos platos de la cocina...

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El Grândola se encuentra en el corazón de la ciudad vieja, en el edificio modernista que en el siglo pasado albergó el Hotel...

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El Hotel Restaurante Rúa Villar es un local con encanto situado en el casco histórico de Santiago, sólo a 15 metros de la...

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Shopping - 3 results found, including:

** Salgueiriños Market The traditional Salgueiriños Market has experienced a noticeable transformation in recent years. This...
One of these shopping areas has a large number of shops and the particularity that it forms part of a World Heritage old town. This is called the...
The number of typical handcrafted objects is extremely varied: from 'botafumeiros' -censers-, to silver and jet -the city's magical stone-...

Shops - 5 results found, including:

GastrotecaSCQ es el punto de encuentro de los amantes de los productos gallegos, de la gastronomía y de las experiencias. Es un nuevo...

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En el corazón de la ciudad de Santiago de Compostela, en la calle Fonte de San Antonio número 10, a un paso de la plaza de Galicia...

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Librería especializada en temas de género y muy activa situada en la zona vieja de Compostela.  Horario de...

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La idea original de Laura al abrir su tienda fue traer a Santiago de Compostela ropa de diseñadores emergentes y de firmas más...

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Artesanía de Galicia, música gallega, camisetas, plata, cerámica, simbología celta, todo tipo de souvenirs, postales,...

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Routes on foot - 1 results found, including:

By means of this route, we suggest a tour around Santiago de Compostela’s monumental heritage, including a not-to-be-missed walk around...

Tour Points - 15 results found, including:

From the end of the 18th c., the old town has been completely paved with Galician granite. Why should we always be looking up with so much beauty...
Casa del Deán is followed, in Rúa do Vilar, by other Renaissance, baroque and neoclassical mansions, which reflect the...
Leaving Plaza del Obradoiro towards Rúa do Franco, we come across Colegio de Fonseca, which may be considered the first real building...
Going up to the Cathedral rooftops, at a height of 30 metres above Plaza del Obradoiro, gives you some of the best views of the squares...
Going through the San Roque neighbourhood, with its blocks of houses huddled together, you come to Costa Vella, which is very photogenic from the...

Cultural Diary - 69 results found, including:

Dirigida por Juan Miguel Romero Llopis, la Banda Municipal de Música de Santiago ofrece un concierto esta tarde en la Rúa do...

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El Museo Fundación Eugenio Granell acoge la exposición 'Llegar a las manos' de Amparo Segarra, con la que se completa la serie de...

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Del 22 de septiembre al 5 de octubre, Compostela acoge 'Santiago Sin Fronteras', un programa de actividades organizadas por la ONG...

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La Fundación Granell inaugura la exposición 'POPtraits /Rock Parrulo', muestra inédita incluida dentro de las actividades...

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ABANCA Obra Social pone en marcha, en colaboración con el Servicio Educativo de Afundación, unas visitas guiadas y talleres...

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