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Churches and Chapels
Church of San Lesmes
Dating from the 14th and 15th centuries. It has a pointed arch and three Gothic-Renaissance naves. The church was built on a previous structure by the same name that was destroyed during medieval war confrontations and it was rebuilt in the 15th century.
It contains several Baroque altarpieces, the Retablo de la Santa Cruz (Altarpiece of the Holy Cross, interesting Renaissance sepulchres and, in the centre of the church, the sepulchre of San Lesmes, a French saint, the patron saint of Burgos, with a recumbent statue.
- Religious architecture
- Predominant styles:
- Historical Period:
- Middle Ages, Early modern period
Plaza de San Juan,. Burgos. 09004 Burgos.
Telephone: 947 204 380
- Every day: depending on worship service