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The great renewal of Compostela’s main monuments during the baroque period highlighted the precarious and degraded condition of its...
  The pilgrimage to Compostela acquired great importance soon after the city’s foundation. Santiago became the spiritual focus of...
During the first decades of the 16th century, Santiago’s monumental quarter began to experience an urban development transformation,...
The year 1657 can be considered the starting point of Compostela’s baroque period. The urban transformation began with the remodelling of...
Santiago de Compostela’s dimension as a cultural and university city, and as a meeting place for people from all over the world, has...
  During the early 9th century (the year 813 is the most probable), the bishop of Iria Flavia, Teodomiro, was taken by a hermit called...
The 19th Century In addition to the interventions aimed at enhancing the urban fabric, two public operations took place in Santiago during the...