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Lugo Cathedral

  • Lugo Cathedral © Turespaña

    Lugo Cathedral © Turespaña

  

Category

Cathedral

Date

12th-18th centuries

Style

Baroque
Plaza Santa María s/n
27001 Lugo
Lugo, Galicia
Lugo

Its prolonged construction originated the mixture of styles in its construction.

After undergoing a long series of vicissitudes, the expert Raimundo de Monforte began work which lasted from 1129 to 1273. It combines several architectonic styles which range from Romanesque to Neoclassical. The ambulatory, the Main Chapel and the chapels in the apses are Gothic, from the 14th century The sacristy, the chapel of Virgen de los Ojos Grandes and the cloister are Baroque. The main façade is Neoclassical. It houses the Diocesan Museum.

Practical information

Timetables

 

Monday to Sunday

Does not close at midday

8:30 AM to 8:45 PM

Rates

 

Free admission

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Calendar

Festivities of San Froilán in Lugo © Turgalicia

Oct 4, 2020 to Oct 12, 2020

Festivity of National Tourist Interest

Lugo
San Froilán Fiestas

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To be confirmed 2020

Festivity of National Tourist Interest

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Arde Lucus

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To be confirmed 2020

Festival

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City of Lugo Music Festival - Corpus Music Week

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