Ponferrada


Basilica of Nuestra Señora de la Encina


Contact details

Plaza de la Encina s/n
24400  Ponferrada, León  (Castile-Leon)
http://www.turisleon.com
Tel.:+34 987411978
Tel.:+34 987424236

Location

Autonomous region:
Castile-Leon

Province/Island:
León

León

Reservations


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Description

  This church has a floor plan in the shape of a Latin cross and was built according to a design by Juan Alvear. Highlights of the interior include the main altarpiece in polychrome wood by the School of Gregorio Fernández dating from between 1630 and 1640.

Construction:
Basilica

Artistic period:
Renaissance

Historic period:
16th century

Practical information

Schedule

From Jun 15 to Sep 30
From 09:00 to 14:00
From 16:30 to 20:30

Public holidays
From 10:00 to 20:00

Prices

Admission free

Map


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