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Cathedral Santander

Santander, 39002 Santander, Spain
+34 942 22 60 24
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Santander, 39002 Santander, Spain
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Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Inside smells musty, the glass panel floor is fogged up is in the cloister area. Some serious attention is needed here to improve venterlation simce the inside is small hence not allowing for poor circulation of fresh air.

Thank Timothy W
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Very old, well preserved and situated right next to the Bahia of Santander, it is worth the visit. The main cathedral is impressive with a high ceiling, arches and an amazing pipe organ. Underneath is a vaulty church, where we attended mass on Sunday. Open...More

Thank Joumana H
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Although not the most interesting cathedral we've ever visited, we thought it was worth an hour to have a look around. We enjoyed learning about the 1941 fire and the history of the building. Sadly, we discovered that much that might be of interest today...More

1  Thank RojBlake
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Great cathedral. Only one euro entrance fee . Although of you go to mass them it costs nothing right in centre of city opposite ferry port.

1  Thank HateRipOffs2014
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Worth a visit in Santander, Be sure and not miss the basilica on the lower part, very interesting. small charge to visit everything. Doesn't take much time, small amount of attractions compared to other cathedrals in Spain.

Thank Debbybcn
Reviewed 25 September 2015

This cathedral actually closes for lunch - and a long lunch at that. 1.00pm to 4.30pm!! We arrived at about five minutes to 1.00pm to find the cathedral staff actually pushing people out of the building so that they could go to lunch. Appalling!

1  Thank reviewer23_12
Reviewed 27 August 2015

It's the basilica below the cathedral which is most interesting. Unfortunately there was nothing written in English and our Spanish is best described as laughable so we didn't get the most out of our visit.

Thank ParkEnder
Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

We only managed to visit the lower chapel which is a quiet and reflective space - a calming moment of escape from the business of Santander. Photographs are allowed, but no flash.

Thank MBell250
Reviewed 22 June 2015

lovely cathedral. we had a short guided tour and I enjoyed the story we were told about the saints. Great visit

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 27 May 2015

A truly wonderful and beautiful Cathedral. Amazing inside and if only the walls could tell a story. \the fire in the early 40s was a disaster for the city and it is mainly the walls that survived but the old and the new inside I...More

Thank Neil-KAG
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