This is one of the emblematic, beautiful and religious places that enclose the city of Zamora. The Convent of Transito of Corpus Christi, founded in the XVI century by the order of the Poor Clares.

This set of buildings of Renaissance style, has a cloister around which are organized the rooms of the convent. It has rectangular floor, two-storey heights with illuminated windows and built with brick. There are Doric columns on the lower part and Ionic on the higher. In this place is the Virgin of Transito, to who is attributed faith and extensive miraculous works.

This is a beautiful, solemn place and in good condition. A building that conveys the history of those who live and lived in it devoted to its faith.

Claustro del Convento del Corpus Christi (Clarisas descalzas)
Claustro del Convento del Corpus Christi (Clarisas descalzas)

Historical Data

Architecture:
Religious architecture
Construction:
Monastery / Convent
Historical Period:
Early modern period

Address

Zamora. 49001 Zamora.

More information

Oficina de Turismo of Zamora

Address:

Plaza Arias Gonzalo, 6. Zamora. 49001 Zamora.

Teléfono: 980 533 694

Fax: 980 533 694

Email: oficina.turismo.zamora@gmail.com

Tourist Office Provincial of Zamora

Address:

Pza de Viriato s/n. Zamora. 49071 Zamora.

Telephone: 980 536 495

Fax: 980 536 495

Email: informacionturistica@zamoradipu.es

Website: http://www.turismoenzamora.es

Tourist Office Regional of Zamora

Address:

Avda. Principe de Asturias, 1. Zamora. 49012 Zamora.

Telephone: 980 531 845

Fax: 980 533 813

Email: oficinadeturismodezamora@jcyl.es