Contact details

Plaza de la Santa 2
05001  Ávila  (Castile-Leon)
www.santateresadejesus.com
www.avilaturismo.com
Tel.:+34 920211030

Location

Autonomous region:
Castile-Leon

Province/Island:
Ávila

Ávila

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Description

Built over the birthplace of Saint Teresa of Avila

The convent, inaugurated in 1636, was built on the site of the birthplace of Saint Teresa of Avila and designed by the architect Fray Alonso de San José.

 Highlights include the church's Baroque façade, and the interior with a Latin cross floor plan, whose side naves contain magnificent sculptures by the master Gregorio Fernández.

Construction:
Convent

Artistic period:
Baroque

Historic period:
17th century

Practical information

Schedule

From Apr 01 to Oct 31
From Tuesday to Thursday
Sunday, Sunday
From 09:30 to 13:30
From 15:30 to 20:00

Friday
From 09:30 to 13:30
From 16:00 to 20:00

Closing days: Monday

From Nov 01 to Mar 31
From 10:00 to 13:30
From 15:30 to 17:30



Prices

General: €2

Groups: €1,5

Map


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