SANTA CLARA

Religious
1137
On the Way of St. James

Location

Street: Santa Clara s/n

36002  Pontevedra - Pontevedra

Coordinates:
42º 25' 59.0" N - 8º 38' 30.9" W

Description

The church is in late 14th-century Ogival style, with a striking polygonal apse, higher than the nave, and with a radially-ribbed vault. The northern wall, with two doors, one of them with pointed archivolts. There are Ogival windows on the southern wall. Inside, Baroques retables. The convent of Santa Clara for enclosure, although the church can be visited all year round at worshipping times.

Access

In the town centre of Pontevedra.

The Ways of St. James

Portiguese Route

Styles

Baroque
Gothic

Religious order

Poor Clares
Arriba