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San Pedro de la Rúa

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San Pedro de la Rúa

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Basic Information

Location Estella, Spain
Country Spain
City Estella
Address Estella, Spain

General Information

Open to visitors no
Need appointment no
Handicap accessibility no
Geographical Coordinates 42.6686,-2.0291


Summary

The San Pedro de la Rúa church accommodates the shrine of S.Andrew, the patron saint of the city. Its imposing staircase leads to the main door from the 13th century which has an interesting iconographic programme where Romanesque faucets, Sagittarius and mermaids are reproduced. Two wings of its splendid cloister were destroyed in 1572 because not the demolition of Zalatambor castle which is situated on the mountain overlooking the set and which fell on it.


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Spain

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Estella



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