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Cartuja de Miraflores

Cartuja de Miraflores Review

Founded in 1441, this is an old Gothic monastery, the outside of which is rather plain. Inside, however, is a mass of rich decoration. The Isabelline church has an altarpiece by Gil de Siloe that is said to be gilded with the first gold brought back from the Americas. To get there, follow signs from the city's main gate.

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  • Address: Cta. Fuentes Blancas, 3 km (2 miles) east of Burgos, at end of a poplar- and elm-lined road Burgos, 09193 | Map It
  • Phone: 947/252586
  • Cost: Free
  • Hours: Tues.–Sat. 10:15–3 and 4–6, Sun. 11–3 and 4–6; Mass Sun. and holy days 10:15
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  • Location: Burgos
Updated: 06-13-2013

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