Official Portal of Tourism. Junta de Castilla y Leon
In the Royal Pantheon buried many members of royalty from the Crown of Castilla
Monastery Santa Maria Real de las Huelgas
Cistercian monastery from the 12th and 13th centuries, founded by King Alfonso VIII and his wife in 1188 for Cistercian nuns.
Panteón Real (Royal Pantheon); buried in Gothic tombs are King Alfonso VIII and his wife Doña Leonor de Aquitania, King Enrique I, Queen Doña Berenguela, Prince Don Fernando de la Cerda and many other members of royalty from the Crown of Castilla.
Surrounded by defensive walls, it is a monastery with Romanesque and Gothic features.
- Religious architecture
- Monastery / Convent, Royal Monument
- Predominant styles:
- Historical Period:
- Middle Ages
- Tuesday to saturday: 10:00 – 13:00 and 16:00 – 17:30
- Sunday and holidays: 10:30 – 14:00
- Closed: monday