Contact details

Plaza Mayor s/n
32800  Celanova, Ourense  (Galicia)
turismo@celanova.es
www.celanova.es
Tel.:+34 988432201
Fax.:+34 988451623

Location

Autonomous region:
Galicia

Province/Island:
Ourense


Description

It was founded by San Rosendo in the 10th century, but the current building was constructed between the 16th and 18th centuries. The church is the work of Melchor de Velasco y Agüero. The cloister was begun in the 16th century. It has Renaissance semicircular arches and is decorated with medallions. The other is Neoclassical and has a balcony supported on large corbels. The façade is Baroque, divided into two bodies, the first with twin columns and a segmented pediment and the second with pilasters and twin columns. The monastery is in the village square.

Construction:
Monastery

Artistic period:
Baroque

Historic period:
16th century, 10th century

Practical information

Schedule

From Apr 01 to Sep 30
From Tuesday to Saturday
11:00
12:30

16:30
18:00


From Oct 01 to Mar 31
From Tuesday to Saturday
11:00
12:30

16:30


Groups by prior appointment.

Prices

General: €2

Map


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