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Puerta del Sol Square

  • Partial view of the Puerta del Sol gate. Toledo © Turespaña

    Partial view of the Puerta del Sol gate. Toledo © Turespaña

  

Category

Gateway

Date

Siglo XIV

Style

Mudejar
Calle Carretas s/n
45003 Toledo
Toledo, Castile-La Mancha
Toledo

Caballeros Hospitalarios (Knights Hospitaller) gateway.

It was built in the 13th century by the Knights Hospitaller as an entry point into the city through the city walls.

The gateway is rectangular with a semicircular top. The horseshoe arch entry, is flanked by two towers. There are remains of a Paleochristian sarcophagus from the 4th century that lie in the middle of the blind arches. It has a relief with the cathedral's emblem emblazoned upon it, which represents the placing of San Idelfonso's cassock under the Sun and the Moon which has given the doorway its actual name.

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A penitent in a procession.

Mar 25, 2018 to Apr 1, 2018

Festivity of National Tourist Interest

Toledo
Easter week in Toledo

Toledo

To be confirmed 2018

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