Santa María del Azogue Church

Betanzos, Spain

Santa María del Azogue  was built at the end of the 14th, beginning of the 15th century. It has a basilica plan, with three naves, the central one higher than the side ones. Its roof is pitched. In the sanctuary, there are three chapels covered with cross vaults. The main doorway has a semicircular arch. Above, the rose window is outstanding. It was declared a National Monument in 1944. It is now a Property of Cultural Interest.

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Founded: 14th century
Category: Religious sites in Spain

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Mari Carmen Tripiana (30 days ago)
A beautiful town
LDH RetiredAndTravelling (3 months ago)
We enjoyed our visit to Betanzos as we toured the Galicia region of Spain. Check out the RetiredAndTravelling blog post
Manuel Dieguez (7 months ago)
It is worth confessing every day there are very good priests ...
Yoga, Amor y Espiritualidad (14 months ago)
Iglesia gótica en el centro histórico de Betanzos, en un emplazamiento espectacular en la zona antigua.
Matias Villanueva (16 months ago)
Impressive construction, I am especially impressed by the rose window and the entrance arch (including the jambs).
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