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Santo Tomás Royal Monastery

  • Royal monastery of Santo Tomás. Avila © Turespaña

    Royal monastery of Santo Tomás. Avila © Turespaña

  • Cloister in the royal monastery of Santo Tomás. Avila © Turespaña

    Cloister in the royal monastery of Santo Tomás. Avila © Turespaña

  • Altarpiece in the royal monastery of Santo Tomás. Avila © Turespaña

    Altarpiece in the royal monastery of Santo Tomás. Avila © Turespaña

  • Detail of the altarpiece in the royal monastery of Santo Tomás. Avila © Turespaña

    Detail of the altarpiece in the royal monastery of Santo Tomás. Avila © Turespaña

  

Category

Monasteries and seminaries

Date

Siglo XV

Style

Gothic
Plaza de Granada, 1
05003 Ávila
Ávila, Castile-Leon
Ávila

Telephone+34 920352237

Fax+34 920352237

E-mailavila.vre@dominicos.org

Websitehttp://www.avilaturismo.com

It was built towards the end of the fifteenth century. It has three beautiful cloisters.

It was built towards the latter end of the 15th century, it has three beautiful cloisters the most notable of which is the Reyes (Kings) Cloister.

Building work on the monastery began in 1482, under the orders of Martin de Solorzano. It has two floors and three cloisters: Noviciado (Noviciate), Silencio (Silence) and Reyes (Kings). Reyes Cloister is the largest of the three with its magnificent Mudejar coffering. The monastery's church has a Latin cross base and only one nave. It has eight side chapels with ribbed vaults. It houses the Oriental Art Museum.

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Sep 01 to Jun 30

Monday to Sunday

10:30 AM to 2:00 PM

3:30 PM to 7:30 PM

 

Jul 01 to Aug 31

Monday to Sunday

Does not close at midday

10:30 AM to 9:00 PM

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General: €4

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