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Magistral Church - Cathedral



catedral magistralIts construction was ordered by Cardinal Cisneros at the end of the XV century, in the location where, according to tradition, the martyrdom of the Holy Children Justo and Pastor took place. The building, of a late Gothic style, consists of three naves with groined vaulting, lancet arches and ambulatory. The Magisterial Church is, together with San Pedro de Lovaina (Belgium), on eof the only two churches in the world owning such title, given by the Pope to all churches who had University professors among their canons. The tower-belfry is the Cathedral´s most remarkable exterior feature.

 
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