It is a guest quarters, shelter for pilgrims, which forms, together with the church of San Nicolas, a unique architectural ensemble founded in the XVII century as a regular school of the Society of Jesus, whose double role, teaching and religion, was decisive in its architectural design. It is a model of Baroque Jesuit.

Historical Data

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

Address

Travesía de San Nicolás, 4. Villafranca del Bierzo. 24500 León.

More information

Oficina de Turismo of Villafranca del Bierzo

Address:

Avda Díez Ovelar, 10. Villafranca del Bierzo. 24500 León.

Teléfono: 987 540 028

Email: turismo@villafrancadelbierzo.org

Página Web: http://www.villafrancadelbierzo.org/Oficina_de_turismo

Tourist Office Regional of León

Address:

Pza. de Regla, 2. León. 24003 León.

Telephone: 987 237 082

Fax: 987 273 391

Email: oficinadeturismodeleon@jcyl.es