Basilica of San Martiño de Mondoñedo

Foz, Spain

The Basilica of San Martiño de Mondoñedo is considered the oldest cathedral in Spain; it was the seat of two bishops in the 9th century. The current church, of Romanesque architecture, dates from the late 11th century; it was reinforced with buttresses during the 18th century.

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Founded: 11th century
Category: Religious sites in Spain

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Teresa Juanilla Puente (13 months ago)
It was a cathedral in its time and totally different from all the ones I know
Caroline Day (2 years ago)
We had a lovely walk from Foz into the hills and came across the basilica, worth looking around, steeped in history.
Tony Pardo (2 years ago)
Beautiful historical building. Good small museum
Jackie Barker (2 years ago)
Looked beautiful but was closed
Salvador Lopes (3 years ago)
Very nice
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