Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela Spain

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.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
248390
Names
Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela
Santiago de Compostela Cathedral
Coordinates
42.8806001° N, 8.5468299° W

Location Map

Map showing the location of Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

Aerial View

Aerial view of Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.