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Iglesia de San Vicente

San Vicente, 3, 20003 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 943 42 21 99
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Unusual Gothic styled church in the old city that is believed to be San Sebastian's oldest.

This church, built in amongst narrow alleyways and other buildings at one end of the Old City, is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mixture of styles

Tucked away at the corner in the 'old town' you enter into a dark interior of grey stone mostly... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
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San Vicente, 3, 20003 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 943 42 21 99

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This church, built in amongst narrow alleyways and other buildings at one end of the Old City, is believed to have been built between the 15th and 16th centuries. Some additions have subsequently been made to the exterior including a baroque portico, towers and 4...More

Thank westy54
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Tucked away at the corner in the 'old town' you enter into a dark interior of grey stone mostly unadorned but soaring skywards in an impressive Gothic style. Shafts of light through the stained glass and clever illumination highlight areas of the dark interior.The altar...More

Thank eonaLondon
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Imposing and Impressive. A lovely building to visit for a few minutes as you wonder the beautiful streets of San Sebastian

Thank Nikki D
Reviewed 28 April 2017

This was a rather nice surprise on our way across the center part go old San Sebastian. s we entered I almost immediately was surprised by the lighting work done. It is a very subtle job in the you attention is drawn by very precise...More

Thank JSH2258
Reviewed 30 October 2016

You gain a idea of what typical church looks like. There is an entrance porch, lovely stained glass and carved altars. There is a modern crucifix on the exterior wall of the courtyard.

Thank Anna H
Reviewed 22 August 2016

A lovely church next to San Telmo plaza that has stunning rose windows and the stonework catches the light magically throughout the day.

Thank JimHummel
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

The inside of the church feels on a more human scale than Iglesias de Santa Maria and entrance is also free. A trombone band may be marching and playing in the street outside, but you barely here. The main altar is quite ornate. And beautifully...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Striking Romanesque altarpieces by Ambrosio de Bengoechea and Juan de Iriarte. and a 1868 French organ by Cavaille-Coll. Period stained glass windows and, on one side of the façade, the sculpture of the “Pietà” by the artist Jorge Oteiza. It was closed most times we...More

Thank Angelo G
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Preferred this place to the other church in SS. Firstly its free, and secondly it has a really peaceful atmosphere. Quiet and restful. Lots of interesting history - get a local guide for a few euros to give you the details.

Thank paulspod
Reviewed 10 April 2016

From the outside it looks more like a fortress..but step inside and you will be surprised! The altar is a masterpiece and the Church has some lovely rosette windows.Beautiful..!!

Thank philosykos
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