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Cielo de Salamanca

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Beautiful fresco

You will not walk passed this location. It is tucked away in the cul de sac opposite the entrance... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Duquesadiner
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Glasgow
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Lovely Fresco

Great 15th century fresco in the Escuela Menores college. Wonderful plasteresque gateway in and a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jezz c
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Hethersett, United Kingdom
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| Escuelas Menores de la Universidad de Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You will not walk passed this location. It is tucked away in the cul de sac opposite the entrance to the University of Salamanca and even then you have to enter a courtyard that you might think is private. It most certainly is not private...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great 15th century fresco in the Escuela Menores college. Wonderful plasteresque gateway in and a really beautiful college all in all topped off with this great fresco

Thank jezz c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tucked away in a corner of Escuela Menores, barely noticeable unless your looking for it, you will locate this unique attraction. I believe that it was part of the University library at some stage but now it's in a darkened room. You need to wait...More

Thank swampbeastie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A fresco painting on a ceiling discovered not so long ago. Representing zodiac signs. Free entrance short visit, walking 2 minutes from university entrance. You should not miss it, it is hardly put in evidence to tourists...

Thank Koen D
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Go there and see it for yourself. Push the door, get used to the darkness, walk towards the stone stool and seat. Look up and marvel yourself with the Cielo de Salamanca. The fresco is truly magnificent! No picture to share as they are not...More

Thank Carla M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

It’s really idem, on the corner of a square you can access the “clautro”, push the door it´s open. It’s really special, a must see in Salamanca.

Thank João C
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I expected more of the fresco. I expected a whole preserved room, but it is only the ceiling. Still it is a beautiful fresco. I was surprised that there was no entrance fee. When you are looking for the rana (frog) at the university wall,...More

Thank GewoonAnnie
Reviewed 31 July 2018

simply amazing/ It is an old fresco, traferred from the wall of an old Church. Very beautyful and well preservered§

Thank French_visitors2013
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful ceiling in dark room that is worth a quick stop during your time in Salamanca! Would definitely recommend

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Check the hours as it closed during siesta. We came back and were so glad we did. You cannot take pictures but I can still picture it in my mind. They cell a glass Christmas ornament with the painting on it - I think it...More

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