CASA DE EJERCITANTES

Civil
531
On the Way of St. James

Location

Praza de Mazarelos

15703  Santiago de Compostela - A Coruña

Coordinates:
42º 52' 42.0" N - 8º 32' 30.9" W

Description

This old Jesuit college was built between 1734 and 1737 by the architect Simón Rodríguez on the site where the Convent of Santa María a Nova used to stand. Granite masonry and slate roofs. Chamfered due to the proximity of the city wall. Two coats of arms above the main door: Archbishop Yermo´s and King Charles 3rd´s. Above the side door, the arms of Archbishop San Clemente and the Gothic tympanum with the Epiphany, which belonged to the old church of Santa María a Nova.
It currently houses university facilities and the interior is completely modified..

The Ways of St. James

Portiguese Route
Portiguese Route by coast
The English Camino
The Fistera-Muxía Camino
The French Camino
The Northern Camino
The Primitive Camino
The Route of the Sea of Arousa and River Ulla
The Winter Camino
Vía de la Plata
Arriba
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