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Plaza de Colón, 15
14001  Córdoba, Cordoba  (Andalusia)
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Christopher Columbus's residence.

Christopher Columbus stayed in this convent whilst he was waiting to be seen by the Catholic Monarchs. Its main Baroque altarpiece was destroyed by a fire.

It was founded in the 13th century and redesigned in the 18th century. The main front is blessed with a Cordovan-Baroque style. It has two courtyards; the one outside is Baroque while the one inside is Renaissance. The church was partially destroyed during a fire and faithfully restored after the event. Some of its major works include paintings by Cobo de Guzmán and a Christ from the 14th century. A Visigoth baptismal font from an older church was discovered on the same site. Diputación Provincial (Provincial Council) Palace.

  • Construction: Convent
  • Artistic period: Baroque
  • Historic period: 18th century, 13th century
  • Setting: Santa Isabel Convent, Jesús Crucificado Convent, General Hospital.

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  • From Monday to Friday

    From 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM
  • Closing days: Weekend


  • Admission free


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