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Plaza San Vicente
05001  Ávila  (Castilla y Leon)
Tel.:+34 920255230



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A mixture of Romanesque and Gothic styles

Founded in the 11th century, it was not finished until two centuries later. It mixes Romanesque elements with other Gothic ones.

The basilica of San Vicente was built outside the walls of the town. Its foundation dates from the 11th century and is dedicated to San Vicente and his sisters Cristeta and Sabina. Building was begun in the Romanesque style, and was finished later according to the Gothic canons. Maestro Fruchel participated in is construction. The interior has vaults with ogives on a Romanesque structure. A crypt is dedicated to the Virgen de la Soterraña.

  • Construction: Basilica
  • Artistic period: Gothic
  • Historic period: 12th century, 11th century

Practical information


  • From Apr 01 to Oct 31
  • From Monday to Saturday

    From 10:00 AM to 6:30 PM
  • Sunday

    Public holidays

    From 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM From 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
  • From Nov 01 to Mar 31
  • From Monday to Saturday

    From 10:00 AM to 1:30 PM From 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM
  • Public holidays and Sunday
    From 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM


  • General: €2,50
  • Reduced: €2,20
  • Groups: €1,80
  • Children: Admission free
  • Disabled persons: Admission free


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