mailto:?subject=Content from Tourism of Galicia: EDIFICIO DO ATENEO&body=I recommend you read the information EDIFICIO DO ATENEO extracted from the Tourism of Galicia site on page https://www.turismo.gal/recurso/-/detalle/27264/edificio-do-ateneo?langId=en_US%26ctre=39%26tp=9
Originally conceived as living quarters (1762), it is a predominantly neoclassical style structure. It is one of the most representative buildings of the A Magdalena district. Its wrought iron balconies, of rococo taste, are the decorative and expressive element of this building´ s high rank. In 1985 it was renovated and restored to house the headquarters of one of the cultural institutions of the town of Ferrol: the "Ateneo Ferrolán".