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Colegio de San Ambrosio, Salamanca

Colegio de San Ambrosio - Salamanca, Spain
Colegio de San Ambrosio
Calle de Gibraltar 2, Salamanca, Spain 37008Map
+34 923 21 8342(Tourist Information)/+34 923 26 8571(Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: Barrio Antiguo
Overview

You'll find this school close to the cathedrals on your way down Calle Tentenecio heading towards the river. It was originally built as an orphanage and was later remodeled by Joaquín de Churriguera in the 18th century. His intricate baroque façade features a niche bearing a statue of Saint Joseph and the Infant Jesus. Salamanca town council's coat-of-arms graces both sides of the entrance. The archives relating to the Spanish Civil War have been housed here since the end of the conflict.

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