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VISIT THE COMPOSTELLE CATHEDRAL

VISIT THE COMPOSTELLE CATHEDRAL

Cathédrale de Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, PRAZA PRATERÍAS, S/N, 15704 Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle, Espagne

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Visit the Cathedral of Saint Jacques de Compostela, this impressive monument that marks the end of the journey for pilgrims. This is an important building of Romanesque art, although other factors also influence architectural styles. The construction of the cathedral began in the 11th century. It stands on the ruins of ancient places of worship built in honor of the saint. In a Latin cross with three naves, the cathedral has an area of ​​over 8000 square meters. After numerous extensions, architectural styles are Romanesque, Gothic, Baroque and Neoclassical plateresque. The Portico de la Gloria is the main entrance. It was built by Master Mateo at 12th and about two hundred figures representing the Apocalypse. The figure of the apostle Saint-Jacques seems to welcome the pilgrims, it is suspended on the pier. The facade of the cathedral is due to Obradoiro Fernando de Casas y Novoa It is considered a masterpiece of Spanish baroque.

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