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Catedral de Santiago

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You have to pay a tariff to enter the cathedral but audio guides are given for free, available in a wide range of languages. Really pretty in the inside, a must see if you go to Bilbao

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank inesmg2002
Reviewed February 13, 2019

This is a 14th century church in Gothic style. The building is attractive outside with an impressive tower, but the interior is very plain and there is not much of real interest. On the other hand, visiting the church interior is free unless you wish...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

Catedral de Santiago is one of the religious buildings located in the old town of Bilbao, in the North part of Iberian Peninsula. It is a beautiful catedral, not more. I recommend you visit it, when you walk around the Casco Viejo (old town). Good,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

I'm not a religious person but I do enjoy visiting cathedrals to see the architecture, art, treasures, and cloisters. The Catedral de Santiago is worth a look if you're in the area and certainly worth more time if you're interested in the Campostela.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank julijoyeux
Reviewed October 19, 2018

There is a combined ticket with the San Anton church nearby, and in the ticket an audio guide for both is included. This small cathedral is largely gothic in style, and is also rather sparsely decorated. So rather different from the large cathedrals further south....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2018

we were too tight to go in. Cant remember having to pay to go into a church in Spain before. Great looking building

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andrew D
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Worth a visit very well preserved and the audio takes you through the history of the cathedral in detail

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alan G
Reviewed October 1, 2018

We visited on a Sunday morning. I was surprised to have to pay for entry on a Sunday but hey ho. The cloister was particularly lovely. New organ, but unfortunately not used for the service we attended.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RuthieMead
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Wonderful building from the outside and very dazzling on the inside. A must see site but do allow an hour to view all its wonders.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jillandpeterxxx
Reviewed September 8, 2018

When we went looking for this Gothic cathedral in the center of the Old Town, we expected to find something far more grand. In fact, we almost missed the structure, because it was wedged in between two other buildings. To enter, we had to pay...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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