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Hospital del Rey University Building

  • Façade of the Hospital del Rey. Burgos © Turespaña

    Façade of the Hospital del Rey. Burgos © Turespaña

  

Category

University

Date

12th century

Style

Plateresque
Plaza Sobrado, s/n.
09002 Burgos
Burgos, Castile-Leon
Burgos

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Founded by King Alfonso VIII in the 12th century to attend to the pilgrims on the Road to Santiago de Compostela.It was looked after by the abbess of the Monastery of Huelgas. Initially Cistercian in style and thereafter altered at the wishes of Carlos I.Of particular note is the gate of Romans, in Plateresque style, through which the Law Faculty and the rectory of Burgos University can be accessed.Inside the church are interesting wooden doors with St. James motifs from the 16th century.Amongst these images there is a pilgrim that is nursing her child as she is walking along.

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Burgos Cathedral © Turespaña

Mar 25, 2018 to Apr 1, 2018

Festivity of National Tourist Interest

Burgos
Easter Week in Burgos

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Pending confirmation 2012.

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