San Asensio


Santa María de la Estrella Monastery


Contact details

26340  San Asensio, La Rioja  (La Rioja)
smestrella@planalfa.es
http://lariojaturismo.com/monasterios/index.php
Tel.:+34 941457005

Location

Rioja, La

Description

The monastery belonged to the Jeronimo order in the 15th century. It was rebuilt in neo-Gothic style that is harmonious with the original structure.

You can now visit various areas of the building: Puerta de los Caballeros, which was generally used as the main entrance; the Gothic cloister, 1430; the 16th-century Fuente del Rey fountain; the pilgrims’ room; the Arcediano sarcophagus and the modern sanctuary built in the mid-20th century.

  • Construction: Monastery
  • Artistic period: Neo-Gothic
  • Historic period: 15th century

Practical information

Schedule

  • From Monday to Saturday

    From 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM From 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Prices

  • Admission free

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