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Iglesia del Carmen, Salamanca

Iglesia del Carmen - Salamanca, Spain
Iglesia del Carmen
Plaza de los Bandos, Salamanca, Spain 37002Map
Neighborhood: Centro
Overview

This pretty 17th-century church, which stands on the site of an old school belonging to the Carmelitas Descalzos (Barefoot Carmelite) order of nuns, is located in a big square close to the Plaza Mayor, among palaces and stately homes. The simple fa├žade is a copy of the church of Santa Teresa de Avila, and has the same kind of bell-towers. Inside, if you like baroque-style wood, you'll enjoy looking at the magnificent main altar, flanked by niches with valuable statues of Saint Teresa and Saint Joseph, from the 17th and 18th centuries respectively.

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Iglesia del Carmen General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Saturday from 08:30 AM to 01:00 PM, Monday to Saturday from 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM, Sunday from 09:30 AM to 01:30 PM, Sunday from 05:30 PM to 07:30 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
  • Nearest Train: Bus: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 9
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