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Cathedral of Jaca

Closed Now: 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., 4:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Open today: 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., 4:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
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For those who likes romanesque art

The cathedral is closely connected to the museum with alle the frescoes. The guided tour (2½ hour... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2018
Claus R
Aarhus, Denmark
Beautiful cathedral

This cathedral looks small from the outside or street but it is beautiful and big inside Is on the... read more

Reviewed July 5, 2018
Alfredo G
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“old church”(2 reviews)
This was Spain's first Romanesque cathedral.
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Plaza San Pedro 1, 22700, Jaca, Spain
+34 974 36 21 85
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

The cathedral is closely connected to the museum with alle the frescoes. The guided tour (2½ hour) includes both the museum, the cathedral and a walk in the old city centre.

Thank Claus R
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

This cathedral looks small from the outside or street but it is beautiful and big inside Is on the center ir the city

Thank Alfredo G
Reviewed April 2, 2018

The cathedral is a beautiful, petite representation of Romanic art in Spain. It is worth joining the guided tour, if possible, to learn all about the outside decoration techniques such as the Taqueado Jaques, which would later be copied in Castillian Romanic cathedrals. But the...More

Thank Rebeca L
Reviewed March 14, 2018

Unfortunately the citadel was closed when we visited so all we could do was walk around the exterior of the moat and walls. That itself was enough to give you a sense of the size and importance of this fortification. A very impressive structure. See...More

Thank Paddy-Relle
Reviewed March 8, 2018

Visit the church together with the museum. Both are a treasure of medieval art & architecture. Take enough time (2-3 hours) to visit.

Thank wekernaway
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

A beautiful old cathedral with free entry. It is being 'cleaned' inside and amazing to see the difference it makes. If you like old buildings and architecture then it's well worth a visit.

Thank Ria S
Reviewed July 27, 2017

Rather dark interior with little light apart from one chapel . The additions made to the church in the later years have spoiled in interior

Thank Delp52
Reviewed July 8, 2017

If you don't know you're looking at a key site in the history of the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage, this would look like a dull grey old church. But once you get inside, as especially inside the attached museum, you see the real beauty of...More

Thank Rebrites
Reviewed April 21, 2017

For this small city it is a very nice and interesting Cathedral. And the first time you come inside and have a nice, fresh smell. The Cathedral is free of entrance and worth to visit. And outside the church you will find plenty of nice...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

A clear reference of all the arquitectonic styles of the area, the cathedral took many years to be done so you can se a mix and influences of all the arquitects and styles that influenced Jaca and Aragon in the Medieval Ages.

Thank Hiscio B
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