Contact details

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



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: Romanesque, Renaissance, Baroque
  • Historic period: 18th century, 17th century, 16th century

Practical information


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

    11:00 AM 12:30 PM
  • 4:30 PM 6:00 PM
  • From Oct 01 to Mar 31
  • From Tuesday to Saturday

    11:00 AM 12:30 PM
  • 4:30 PM

Groups by prior appointment.


  • General: €2


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