Official Portal of Tourism. Junta de Castilla y Leon
The interior boasts figures by the master sculptor Gregorio Fernández
Convent of Santa Teresa (Church)
The building stands on the site of the birthplace of Saint Teresa of Ávila and since 1999 has housed a museum. It also conserves part of the original kitchen garden. The chapels of El Carmen and La Santa contain the rooms where Saint Teresa was born.
Dating back to the 17th century, this convent stands out for its Baroque façade. The interior features several side naves boasting magnificent figures by the master sculptor Gregorio Fernández.
There is also a Chamber of Relics.
- Religious architecture
- Monastery / Convent
- Predominant styles:
- Historical Period:
- Early modern period
Oficina de Turismo of Ávila
Avda. Madrid, 39. Ávila. 05001 Ávila.
Teléfono: 920 354 000 ext. 370 y 371
Fax: 920 254 200
Página Web: http://www.avilaturismo.com
Tourist Office Regional of Ávila
- Monday to saturday: 9:30 – 13 and 15:30 – 19:30
- Sundays and holidays: 9:30 – 11:30 and 15:30 – 19:30
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