Cielo De Salamanca

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  • Address: 37008 Salamanca, Spain
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +34-923294648
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Library, Educational Site, Family And Kids
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It is popularly known as ‘sky of Salamanca’. It is the 3rd part of decoration of the vault of the former library of the University of Salamanca. This painting is considered as the only attraction of the library. It was done by Fernando Gallego. According to the locals, the ceiling remained unnoticed until it was re-discovered in the 50’s of 20th century. The painted ceiling is later on transferred and restored into the University museum at the Courtyard Little schools. Taking a close look will show that the painting depicts zodiac signs like Leo, Virgo, Scorpio, Libra and Sagittarius;  four heard representing four direction of the wind; constellations of the Cowbird and Hercules; Serpentarium; Hydra and Centaurus. 

Cielo De Salamanca Travel Tips

  • Tips & Warnings: It is the hidden gem of the University Museum
  • Don’t visit the museum between 2pm – 4pm as it will remain close
  • Private parking is available
  • The stairs of the main entrance do not have handrails so be careful when you are climbing up

How to Reach Cielo De Salamanca

  • Nearby train station– Salamanca-La Alamedilla

  • Casa Paca
  • Restaurante Isidro
  • Restaurant Le Sablon
  • Restaurante la Aldaba
  • El Alquimista
  • Restaurante Arzobispo Fonseca
  • Restaurante El Hidalgo 

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  • Cielo De Salamanca Address: 37008 Salamanca, Spain
  • Cielo De Salamanca Contact Number: +34-923294648
  • Cielo De Salamanca Timing: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Cielo De Salamanca: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 5.38% of people who visit Salamanca include Cielo De Salamanca in their plan

  • 57.14% of people start their Cielo De Salamanca visit around 10 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Cielo De Salamanca

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Cielo De Salamanca

People normally also visit The Roman Bridge while planning their trip to Cielo De Salamanca.

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