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Convent of Santa Teresa

  • View of the convent of Santa Teresa, birthplace of the saint. Avila © Turespaña

    View of the convent of Santa Teresa, birthplace of the saint. Avila © Turespaña

  

Category

Convent

Date

Siglo XVII

Style

Baroque
Plaza de la Santa, 2
05001 Ávila
Ávila, Castile-Leon
Ávila

Telephone+34 920211030

E-mailinfo@museosantateresa.com

Websitehttp://www.museosantateresa.com/

Built over the birthplace of Saint Teresa of Avila

The convent, inaugurated in 1636, was built on the site of the birthplace of Saint Teresa of Avila and designed by the architect Fray Alonso de San José.

 Highlights include the church's Baroque façade, and the interior with a Latin cross floor plan, whose side naves contain magnificent sculptures by the master Gregorio Fernández.

Practical information

Timetables

 

Apr 01 to Oct 31

Tuesday to Sunday

10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Closing days: Monday

 

Nov 01 to Mar 31

Tuesday to Sunday

10:00 AM to 1:30 PM

3:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Closing days: Monday

 

Rates

 

General: €2

Groups: €1,5

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Calendar

Holy week procession in Avila © Luis Antonio Sánchez Schmitt

Mar 25, 2018 to Apr 1, 2018

Festivity of International Tourist Interest

Ávila
Easter Week in Ávila

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To be confirmed 2017

Festival

Ávila
Avila en Clave de Luna festival

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To be confirmed 2018

Festival

Ávila
Nights and Battlements

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To be confirmed 2018

Other

Ávila - Ávila
Tapas competition in Avila

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