Pilgrims from the Middle Ages to the present have walked the Way of St. James for months to arrive at the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, home of the relics of St. James. The grand cathedral is mostly Romanesque, but has an impressive Baroque facade.

Facts & Stats on Santiago de Compostela Cathedral

Go Historic ID
318141
Names
Santiago de Compostela Cathedral
Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela
Dates
1060-1211; 1738-50

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Plaza del Obradoiro
Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Contact
98-158-35-48

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Santiago de Compostela Cathedral - Santiago de Compostela, Spain