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Santa María de San Salvador Monastery

  • Monastery of Santa María de San Salvador. Cañas, La Rioja © Turespaña

    Monastery of Santa María de San Salvador. Cañas, La Rioja © Turespaña

  

Category

Monasteries and seminaries

Date

Siglo XII

Style

Cistercian
Plaza Carretera
26225 Cañas
La Rioja

Telephone+34 941379083

E-mailcistercannas@cistercannas.e.telefonica.net

Websitehttp://www.monasteriodecañas.es

The monastery is in the town of Cañas, 40 kms. from Logroño. The origin of the monastery is due to the donation given by Count López Díaz de Haro and his wife.In the monastery the Gothic church, with one nave, cross, and three apses, is particularly interesting.The chapter house was the place where the Chapter Nuns meet, and which later became a cemetery.The main entrance has a triple archivolt.The monastery was inhabited by a community of enclosed nuns from 1170.

Practical information

Timetables

 

Apr 01 to Oct 31

Tuesday to Saturday

10:00 AM to 1:30 PM

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Sunday

11:00 AM to 1:30 PM

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

 

Nov 01 to Mar 31

Tuesday to Saturday

10:30 AM to 1:30 PM

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Sunday

11:00 AM to 1:30 PM

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Closing days: Monday

Rates

 

General: €4,00

Groups: €3,00

Retired persons: €3,50

Children: €2


 

Reservations
Telephone: +34 941379145

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