Claustro De San FranciscoCurrently Open
- Address: Praza Maior, 1, 32005 Ourense, Spain
- Timings: 11:00 am - 08:00 pm Details
- Phone: +34-988388100
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Monument, Family And Kids
Formerly located near the Auditorium of Orense this building was moved brick by brick to its current location in San loranzo Park. The 14th century Gothic Cloister of the convent of San Francisco, has a rectangular plan with 63 arches 76 double columns. Declared a National monument in 1923 it also has a fantastic collection of anthropomorphic animals sculpted between arches. The convent was closed for a long time and was re-opened in June 2013 and is now converted into a hostel for pilgrims.
Claustro De San Francisco Travel Tips
- The infamous cemetery of San Francisco is right next to the convent.
- Entry is free.
How to Reach Claustro De San Francisco
- Located in the centre of the city, towards the south end of Plaza Mayor.
- Mata lo bicho
- Aldae da grella
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95% of people who visit Ourense include Claustro De San Francisco in their plan
64.29% of people start their Claustro De San Francisco visit around 11 AM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Claustro De San Francisco
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Claustro De San Francisco