Catedral de Santiago de Compostela

Roman Catholic cathedral of the archdiocese of Santiago de Compostela in Galicia, Spain
institution QS:P195,Q205136
The Santiago de Compostela Cathedral is a Roman Catholic church in the city of the same name. It is the reputed burial-place of Saint James the Greater and the destination of the Way of St. James. Construction of the present cathedral began in 1075, the last stone was laid in 1122 and was consecrated in 1128 in the presence of king Alfonso IX of Leon.
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This is a photo of a monument indexed in the Spanish heritage register of Bienes de Interés Cultural under the reference RI-51-0000072.

Camera location42° 52′ 51.27″ N, 8° 32′ 42.17″ W Kartographer map based on OpenStreetMap.View all coordinates using: OpenStreetMapinfo
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Vista xeral / Vista generalEdit

Fachada do Obradoiro / Fachada del ObradoiroEdit

Outras fachadas / Otras fachadasEdit

Torres da catedral de Santiago /Torres de la Catedral de SantiagoEdit

Torre de BerenguelaEdit


Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela (Interior)Edit





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