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Capilla del Condestable

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Address: Plaza Santa Maria, 1, 09003 Burgos, Spain
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Lovely little chapel in the Cathedral

This is like a small church within the Cathedral Very beautiful specially the funerary marble statues.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Manila, Philippines
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Manila, Philippines
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142 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This is like a small church within the Cathedral Very beautiful specially the funerary marble statues.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Beautiful, make time to see it. It is inside the catherale and is breathtaking. The catherale is on the camino trail, pilgrims, signing in here.

Thank MissKDonkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

I was surprised to see that this chapel has its own TripAdvisor listing since it's one of many chapels, or separate rooms, inside the Burgos Cathedral. Considering that it's probably the most famous and is truly exquisite, I suppose it's understandable. It was definitely one of my favorites, particularly the ceiling! Just to clarify though, it's possible to enter the... More 

5 Thank TwoSmallPotatoes
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 683 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

For art lovers and those who have an eye for the best, this simply is among the best. Please read about it before you go so you can truly appreciate what masterpieces this chapel contains.

1 Thank Anthony-Susan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

This is the most famous chapel in the Burgos cathedral and made bij Simon van Keulen. This altar piece is not to miss.

2 Thank Frans W
Porto, Portugal
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44 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Although there are a lot of points of interest, for me it was the highlight of my Burgos Cathedral visit

1 Thank HugoSampaio
London, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

One of many beautiful chapels in Burgos Cathedral with beautiful marble sepulchres and majestic ceiling, altar, and paintings. What makes it unique? This is what the Burgos guide book says: Also known as Capilla de la Purificacion, it stands on a site of an old chapel dedicated to Saint Peter...the only remnants of the old chapel are the tombs of... More 

2 Thank LondonTraveller848
Burgos, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Incredible chapel inside the Cathedral. The entrance fee is included in the Cathedral entrance fee. Everything white and where the Condestables were buried.

1 Thank Beatriz R
Langreo, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

All you have to do is look up at the dome, its gorgeous and absolutely worth the extra 5 mins you will spend in the cathedral :)

Thank mccartna3

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