Did you know that the writer Rosalía de Castro is buried in its pantheon? You'll find quite a few surprises on this visit. For example, its triple-helix staircase or its church, the only example of Mendicant Gothic still extant in Compostela.
The original home of the museum, a 16th-century Dominican convent, has been extended with a new building designed by the architects Nieto and Sobejano. As part of the programme to mark San Sebastián's year as European Capital of Culture 2016, until October it is hosting the exhibition '1516-2016. Peace Treaties'
The singer, who died recently, was one of the masters of cante jondo in the second half of the 20th century, and the first cantaor to perform in the Teatro Real de Madrid. A pioneer who renewed the form; his legacy of recordings includes many milestones of flamenco.
The creator of this piece, Julio González, was one of the most important Spanish avant-garde sculptors. This work shows how iron sculpture is linked to cubism and the essence of nature.
For the first time, the Festival of Theatre, Music and Dance of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is taking part in the European project 'Power of diversity'.
The exhibition presents unpublished work by the Modernista painter in the year of the 150th anniversary of his birth.
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