Contact details

Plaza del Alfonso II el Casto 4
33003  Oviedo, Asturias  (Asturias)
http://www.turismoasturias.es/descubre/cultura/prerromanico/iglesia-de-san-tirso-el-real
Tel.:+34 985220702

Location

Asturias

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    World Heritage, a certification granted by UNESCO.


Description

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 cathedral and formed part of the primitive Palencia ecclesiastical complex built by Alfonso II. Of the primitive church, only a window in the sanctuary remains, it has three arches above marble columns with beautiful capitals and is framed in an Arab arch.

  • Construction: Church
  • Artistic period: Pre-Romanesque
  • Historic period: 9th century
  • Setting: The cathedral, the monastery of San Vicente, the monastery of San Pelayo, the chapel of Santa Ana.

Practical information

Schedule

  • From Monday to Sunday From 18:30 to 19:30

Prices

  • Admission free

Map



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