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Convento del Corpus Christi, Salamanca

Convento del Corpus Christi - Salamanca, Spain
Convento del Corpus Christi
48 Ronda del Corpus, Salamanca, Spain 37002Map
Neighborhood: Carmelitas
Overview

When you are looking for peaceful contemplation, and find yourself near Casa de Santa Teresa, you will find this Franciscan convent which is worth a visit to see the lovely plateresque entrance to the church. It's a Mudéjar Renaissance style entrance, of the kind which was used for the entrances to churches in the Middle Ages, where you can admire the medallions (decorative relief mouldings) of martyrs and the anagram of Mary with vegetable motifs. Inside, the main altar and the side altars are in plain pine, and the 16th century statue of the Virgen de la Leche is worth a look. Admission: free. Groups by prior arrangement.

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Convento del Corpus Christi General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM, Monday to Sunday from 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
  • Type: Religious
  • Nearest Train: Bus: 1B, 6
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