Contact details

Plaza Mayor, s/n.
24415  Peñalba de Santiago, Ponferrada, León  (Castile-Leon)
http://www.ponferrada.org/turismo/es/monumentos/iglesia-santiago-penalba
Tel.:+34 987424236

Location

León

Description

A Mozarab church.

This is the only remaining vestige of the 9th-century monastery founded by San Genadio.

It was built in the 10th century by order of Abbot Salomón. It is in Mozarab style. It has a cross plan with 2 chapels joined to the single nave of the church by horseshoe arches.

  • Construction: Church
  • Artistic period: Mozarabic
  • Historic period: 10th century

Practical information

Schedule

  • From Oct 01 to Apr 30
  • From Tuesday to Saturday

    From 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM From 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Sunday

    From 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Closing days: Monday
  • From May 01 to Sep 30
  • From Tuesday to Saturday

    From 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM From 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Sunday

    From 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Closing days: Monday

Prices

  • Admission free

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