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Nuestra Señora de la Asunción Church-Cathedral

  • Cloister. Nuestra Señora de la Asunción Church-Cathedral. Santander, Cantabria © Turespaña

    Cloister. Nuestra Señora de la Asunción Church-Cathedral. Santander, Cantabria © Turespaña

  

Category

Cathedral

Date

13th-15th centuries

Style

Gothic
Plaza del Obispo José E. Eguino s/n
39002 Santander
Cantabria
Cantabria

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A church which took on great importance

The lower section of the church dates from the early 13th century. The upper section of the church dates from the 14th century, while the cloister dates from the 15th century, although they have seen major reforms.

The building has three naves with four sections. The sanctuary has three polygonal chapels. The cross vault has ogival vaults on cross-shaped pillar columns. The cloister is square with pointed arcades. There is no decoration. The inside houses the mausoleum of Menéndez Pelayo, designed by Victorio Macho.

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Timetables

 

Monday to Friday

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

4:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Saturday

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

4:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Public holidays and Sunday

10:00 AM to 1:30 PM

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Rates

 

Free admission

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Dreaming the Carnival of the Animals, one of the productions in the 65th Santander International Festival  © Festival Internacional de Santander

To be confirmed 2020

Festival

Palacio de Festivales de Cantabria - Santander
Santander International Festival

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