Iglesia de Santiago del Arrabal

Toledo, Spain

Santiago del Arrabal was built in 1245-1248 at the orders of Sancho II on the site of an older church and a mosque that is known to have been used since 1125. Many characteristics of the mosque have remained in the present building which is built in the Mudéjar architectural style. The church is named after Saint James (Santiago) of the outskirts (Arrabal). The patrons of the church during its foundation were members of the Diosdado family, knight commanders of the Order of Santiago.

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Founded: 1245-1248
Category: Religious sites in Spain

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Bilal Ghanem (2 years ago)
Nice "Church". The islamic arts still clear on the building
Boon Kok Lee (2 years ago)
Historical
Preetam Hazra (2 years ago)
This place is very close to Madrid, so when you are in Madrid - do visit Toledo..it took around 25mins to reach Toledo from Madrid by train..
Inma Malo (2 years ago)
Una magnifica iglesia que hay que visitar , ver y conocer ..de lo grandiosa que me parece..
Jesus G. Consentino (2 years ago)
Conjunto mudéjar impresionante. La iglesia invita a la oración
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