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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...
18th c. Neoclassical.  This very simple church was designed by Miguel Ferro Caaveiro, modified by Ventura Rodríguez and...
17th c.    The 'Colexio de San Xerome' was formerly the so-called 'Estudio Vello' (Old Study), established by Archbishop Fonseca...
18th c. Neoclassical.  This church, situated in one of the city's oldest areas, was erected by Prado Mariño on the site of a...
17th c. Baroque   The Church of San Agustín is located in the square of the same name. It was built in the mid-17th century with...

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 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...
This museum recreates the student atmosphere of the famous boarding house run by 'Doña Generosa' in Santiago de Compostela at the end of...

Parks and gardens - 4 results found, including:

The park follows the Belvís watercourse, an elongated area make up of several meadows watered by a small stream. The walls, terraces and...
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,...
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...
The Trinta Gallery has been in existence since 1985. Since its beginning it has worked to promote and exhibit those artists most involved in the...
La Galería de Arte Contemporáneo José Lorenzo nació en 2005 en la praza do Toural como extensión de la...

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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:

San Domingos de Bonaval Park, on the Almáciga hill´s western slope, provides singular views of the old town´s rooftops, which...
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...
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...
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,...

Going out at night - 2 results found, including:

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

Pubs - 5 results found, including:

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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SANTIAGO PASIÓN 2014 Establecimiento participante en SANTIAGO PASIÓN - Cócteles. FALSO MOJITO Mixto de...

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SANTIAGO PASIÓN 2014 Establecimiento participante en SANTIAGO PASIÓN - Cócteles. MOJITO DE FRESA SIN...

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Gastronomy activities and events - 4 results found, including:

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 - 22 results found, including:

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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Restaurante situado en pleno corazón de la rúa do Franco, en un edificio que conserva un arco de medio punto datado del siglo XV y...

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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 - 4 results found, including:

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:

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...
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...
The bareness of Plaza de la Quintana acquires special value with the effect of the light on the stone. Midday enables you to photograph the...
The Cathedral's south square, which is called after the silversmiths workshops occupying the arches underneath the cloister since the Middle...

Cultural Diary - 75 results found, including:

Como actividad previa a la inauguración de su nueva exposición 'Puertas', Aire Centro de Arte acoge esta tarde el workshop...

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Aire centro de Arte acoge hasta mediados del mes de mayo la exposición fotográfica 'Puertas', del artista multidisciplinar...

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Hasta mediados del mes de mayo, la Galería Metro expone la muestra 'Abolitio Nominis Project' del artista Mario Marín (Huelva,...

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La Tapería Baccus acoge esta noche un concierto protagonizado por la cantante Sara de Sousa y el guitarrista Efrén Villar, que ...

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Del 11 al 21 de abril se desarrolla SANTIAGO PASIÓN 2014, una iniciativa que ofrece atractivos menús temáticos de platos de...

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