Sacred art

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San Martiño Pinario was the largest and most influential Benedictine monastery in Galicia, as well as the second largest in all Spain...
This monastery is situated in Plaza de la Inmaculada and was founded by a group of Benedictines who, shortly after the discovery of the Apostle's...
9th-18th c. Baroque   It was founded in the 11th century by Alfonso II with twelve Benedictine monks in order to look after and render...
The monastic community of Antealtares originated in the 9th century when, after the discovery of the Apostle's remains, King Alfonso II founded,...
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...
Located in the Romanesque Church of Santa María de Sar, this small museum, founded in 1975, houses pieces of very important historical and...
 Plaza del Obradoiro is the monumental centre of Santiago de Compostela. Its Galician name seems to be derived from the workshops of the...
People who cross the Praza da Quintana at dusk (from 6PM until dawn) during the Christmas season will receive a very special greeting from 9...
Plaza del Obradoiro is an excellent visual summary of the possible iconographic representations that have been made of St. James. The Cathedral...