Basilica (Embrace the Apostle and Sepulchre of Saint James the Apostle)

The Cathedral of Santiago is a sanctuary that is open all year round, from 9 am to 8 pm. Entry: Porta de Praterías.


Ticket Office – Praza do Obradoiro

  • Daily from April to October: 9:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Daily from November to March: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm

[December 24th and 31st: 10:00h am 3:00pm. January 1st and 6th, July 25th and December 25th: closed]

Visits to the permanent Collection / Gelmírez Palace / Portico of Glory

Archive – Library

Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 1:30 pm; Monday to Wednesday, 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm; closed in August and holidays.


Visits and guided tours (Permanent collection / Xelmírez Palace / Portico of the Glory)


Guided tours (Codex Calixtinus, Tumbo A, Breviario de Miranda)