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  • 1 Avenida de la Marina Interesting

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    av. e la Marina E - 15807 A Coruña

    The avenida de la Marina starts at the paseo de la Dársena and runs to the harmoniously designed and most pleasant Méndez gardens. It is particularly famous for it s high glass galleries, which, by way of their beauty and size form a unique ensemble ..

  • 2 Santa María del Campo Collegiate

    Religious buildings

    pl. de Santa María del Campo E - 15001 A Coruña

    Despite its Gothic rose window and its door dating from the 13 and 14C the the Santa María del Campo collegiate is a treasure trove of Roman art. Inside its three naves are spread out beneath a ribbed, semi-circular arch supported by additional arche..

  • 3 Plazuela de Santa Bárbara

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Plazuela de Santa Bárbara E - 15170 A Coruña

    La plazuela Santa Bárbara is a haven of peace in the old town. This small shaded square has besides been chosen location for recitals and chamber music concerts during the Maria Píta festivals in August. La plazuela flanks the convent of the same nam..

  • 4 Santiago church

    Religious buildings

    pl. de Azcárraga E - 15000 A Coruña

    Santiago church mixes Roman and Gothic styles. The three apses and the North portal are Roman whereas the west portal above which which Saint James Matamore, Saint John and Saint Mark, joined to abutments, is Gothic. Inside, the large arches ,which s..

  • 5 Castle of San Antón - Archaeological and historical museum

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Paseo Alcalde Francisco Vázquez 2 E - 15001 A Coruña

    Right in the centre of the old town, the San Antón castle seems to keep watch over the entrance to the port. This castle was a means of defense which the Coruna people relied heavily on, built in the 16C under Phillip II. Some illustrious characters,..

  • 6 María Pita Square

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    pl. de María Pita E - 15001 A Coruña

    The square where the Town Hall is situated owes its name to a local heroine, Maria Píta, who saved the city in 1589, sounding the alarm when the English, led by Francis Drake, scaled the walls. Enclosed on three sides by buildings with glass-covered ..

  • 7 Museum of Fine Arts

    Museums and art

    Rúa de Zalaeta E - 15001 A Coruña

    Devoted to art from the 16C to the 20C, the Fine Arts Museum is a huge, light exhibition space. Several engravings by Goya, among others, particularly show to advantage.

  • 8 Domus-House of Man

    Museums and art

    Santa Teresa 1 E - 15002 A Coruña

    The Domus-House of Man, a museum entirely dedicated to the human being, is one of Corunna's great architectural achievements. It was designed by Arata Isozaki, architect of Barcelona's Olympic Stadium. The façade facing the Bay of Riazor is shaped li..

  • 9 Tower of Hercules

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    av. e Navarra, s/n E - 15002 A Coruña

    In the extreme north of the peninsula stands the oldest working lighthouse in the world, dating dates from the second century. In the past, it was circled by an outdoor ramp. In 1790, Charles III changed it into an interior staircase when the buildin..

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