Catedral de Santa Maria de Siguenza, Siguenza

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Home to the "Sacristy of the Heads," Catedral de Santa Maria de Siguenza was erected in the 12th century. In the sacristy, 304 effigies watch over El Greco's painting of the Annunciation. Take a close look at the door to the room adorned with the effigies of female saints, where you'll find a hole cut into the wood that allows cats to pass through. Guided tours introduce you to works by some of the Spain's finest artists of the Medieval period, which include golden altars, sculptures, and paintings. For Catedral de Santa Maria de Siguenza and beyond, use our Siguenza family vacation planner to get the most from your Siguenza vacation.
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  • a great cathedral for a relatively small town you don't think that a middle town may be a worthy of a provincial capital Cathedral.
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  • Magnificent cathedral and very well maintained. Large and with an impressive height. You shouldn't pay any entry and deserves to be visited without any hurry.
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  • It is the few cathedrals that have Romanesque and Gothic style with fantastic rosettes and Ashlar masonry. Steeped in history, as well as Sigüenza, of battles, sieges and important personalities in the history of Spain.
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