Founded in 1178 by a bull of Pope Alejandro III, it has a 16th-century Mudejar coffering and a cross of the 17th century. The choir dates also from the 16th century. The monastery contains the graves of the abbots.

It used to belong to the military order of San Juan de Jerusalén. Abbey of the order of San Agustín, a jewel of Burgos Romanesque of the 12th century. The church stands next to the remains of a 16th-century cloister. The most important element is the fringe, full of delicate figures.

Iglesia de la Abadía de Santa María de Burgohondo o Santa María de Fondo
Iglesia de la Abadía de Santa María de Burgohondo o Santa María de Fondo

Historical Data

Architecture:
Religious architecture
Construction:
Church
Predominant styles:
Romanesque
Historical Period:
Middle Ages

Address

Pza. Abadía, s/n. Burgohondo. 05113 Ávila.

Website: https://burgohondo.es/

More information

Oficina de Turismo Regional of Ávila

Address:

Casa de las Carnicerías. C/ San Segundo, 17. Ávila. 05001 Ávila.

Teléfono: 920 211 387

Fax: 920 253 717

Email: oficinadeturismodeavila@jcyl.es

Tourist Office of Burgohondo

Address:

C/ Esperanza 18. Burgohondo. 05113 Ávila.

Telephone: 920 283 199 / 920 283 013 (Ayuntamiento)

Fax: 920 283 300

Email: turismo@burgohondo.es

Website: http://www.burgohondo.es

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