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Contact details

Plaza de Mazarelos, s/n.
15705  Santiago de Compostela, A Coruña  (Galicia)
info@santiagoturismo.com
www.santiagoturismo.com
Tel.:+34 981555129

Location

Autonomous region:
Galicia

Province/Island:
A Coruña

Coruña, A

Description

Medieval wall entrance.

The only Medieval wall entrance still standing.

The arch of Mazarelos is the only entrance o the old medieval wall that is still standing. According to the 'Calixtine Codex', wine from Orense entered the city. The arch is located between Calle del Cardenal Payá and the Plaza de Mazarelos. Located in one of the most visited areas of Santiago de Compostela.

Construction:
Arch

Artistic period:
Romanesque

Historic period:
11th century

Setting:
Santiago de Compostela Cathedral.

Practical information

Prices

Open access.

Map


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