Iglesia de San Pablo


The Iglesia de San Pablo has an impressive, elaborate, late-Gothic south portal from 1511, facing the plaza, and some fine pillars, arches and carved stone inside.

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2. Antiguo Ayuntamiento

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3. Sinagoga del Agua

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4. Museo de San Juan de la Cruz


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5. Palacio Vela de los Cobos


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One of the town's medieval gates, still standing in the eastern walls.

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