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  • Oviedo Cathedral. Oviedo.

    Art, World Heritage | Monuments, Cultural Heritage


    … Plaza Alfonso II s/n. 33003. Oviedo. Asturias. http://www.oviedo.es/la-ciudad/catedral. A symbol of Spanish Gothic architecture. Oviedo cathedral is mainly in the Gothic style, although there are also some clearly Baroque and Renaissance elements. The cathedral is set on the site of an old basilica …

  • Peña de Candamo Cavern. Candamo.

    Art, World Heritage | Monuments, Cultural Heritage


    … 33828. San Román. Candamo. Asturias. E-mail: turismo@ayto-candamo.es. www.ayto-candamo.es/centro-de-interpretacion. Prehistoric paintings from the Solutrean period. Although difficult to date, it is believed that these prehistoric paintings, discovered in 1914, are from the so-called Solutrean perio…

  • Covaciella Cave. Cabrales.

    Art, World Heritage | Monuments, Cultural Heritage


    … 33555. Cabrales. Asturias. Perfectly conserved, prehistoric rock art. Designated World Heritage in 2008. Discovered by chance in 1994, it contains the best conserved representation of bison anywhere in Asturias, due to the fact that the cave was sealed closed for thousands of years. Its 40-metre gal…

  • Tito Bustillo Cave. Ribadesella.

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    … Autovia A8. Salida 326. Avenida de Tito Bustillo s/n. 33560. Ribadesella. Asturias. Tel.: +34 902306600 | +34 985861255 | E-mail: info@centrodearterupestredetitobustillo.com . http://www.centrotitobustillo.com. Prehistoric paintings of female forms. Set in a group of Palaeolithic caves. Almost all o…

  • El Pindal Cave. Ribadedeva.

    Art, World Heritage | Monuments, Cultural Heritage


    … 33590. Pimiango. Ribadedeva. Asturias. http://tematico.asturias.es/cultura/yacimientos/pindal.html. Prehistoric rock art on the shores of the Cantabrian Sea. Designated World Heritage in 2008. It is 300 metres long and has Palaeolithic cave paintings on one of its walls. It is in a stunning location…

  • Llonín Cave. Peñamellera Alta.

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    … 33578. Llonín. Peñamellera Alta. Asturias. http://www.infoasturias.com/action/InfoasturiasFichaRecurso?recursoId=2417&metodo=getFichaHTML. Some thirty prehistoric engravings and paintings. Designated World Heritage in 2008. Located in a narrow valley on the banks of the Cares River. It runs for 700 …

  • San Julián de los Prados Church. Oviedo.

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    … Calle Selgas 1. 33011. Oviedo. Asturias. World Heritage. San Julián de los Prados is also known as Santullano, and was the largest Christian construction in Spain up until the 11th century. The church of San Julián de los Prados, or Santullano, is among the monuments in Oviedo and Asturias designate…

  • San Miguel de Lillo Church. Oviedo.

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    … Monte del Naranco. 33012. Oviedo. Asturias. http://www.turismoasturias.es/descubre/cultura/prerromanico/iglesia-de-san-miguel-de-lillo. Dedicated to the Archangel Michael. This religious building has the World Heritage designation and was used as a chapel by the King Ramiro I. It is among the monume…

  • Santa María del Naranco Church. Oviedo.

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    … Monte del Naranco. 33012. Oviedo. Asturias. E-mail: prerromanico@santamariadelnaranco.es. http://santamariadelnaranco.blogspot.com.es/. From palace to temple. The architectural structure of what was once the residence of king Ramiro I, later converted into a church, became a reference point for Roma…

  • Santa Cristina de Lena Church. Lena.

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    … Zona a 5 Km. de Pola de Lena. 33630. Pola de Lena. Lena. Asturias. http://www.turismoasturias.es/descubre/cultura/prerromanico/santa-cristina-de-lena. A pre-Romanesque temple. It was built around the year 850 and is one of the most interesting examples of pre-Romanesque Asturian art. St. Cristina de…

  • San Tirso Church. Oviedo.

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    … Plaza del Alfonso II el Casto 4. 33003. Oviedo. Asturias. http://www.turismoasturias.es/descubre/cultura/prerromanico/iglesia-de-san-tirso-el-real. The church of Alfonso II. It is work by the maestro Tioda in the Romanesque style, built during the reign of Alfonso II. It is next to the tower of the …

  • La Foncalada. Oviedo.

    Art, World Heritage | Monuments, Cultural Heritage


    … Confluencia de la calle Gascona y calle Foncalada. 33002. Oviedo. Asturias. World Heritage Site. This is a unique example of a civil construction intended for public use dating from the High Middle Ages. It is part of the historic resources of the city of Oviedo and the Kingdom of Asturias, designat…


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