Teruel Cathedral

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Cathedral of Saint Mary of Mediavilla of Teruel
Catedral de Santa María de Mediavilla de Teruel
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Religion
AffiliationRoman Catholic Church
Year consecrated1587
Statuscathedral
Location
LocationTeruel, Aragon, Spain
Geographic coordinates40°20′38″N 01°06′26″W / 40.34389°N 1.10722°W / 40.34389; -1.10722Coordinates: 40°20′38″N 01°06′26″W / 40.34389°N 1.10722°W / 40.34389; -1.10722
Architecture
Architectural typechurch
Architectural styleMudéjar, Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance
Groundbreaking1171
UNESCO World Heritage Site
Part ofMudéjar Architecture of Aragon
CriteriaCultural: (iv)
Reference378ter
Inscription1986 (10th Session)
Extensions2001, 2016

The Cathedral of Teruel is a church in Teruel, Aragon, Spain. It belongs to St. Mary. It is a notable example of Mudéjar architecture. Since 1986, it has been part of the UNESCO Heritage site Mudéjar Architecture of Aragon.

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The bell tower is one of the best preserved Mudéjar towers in Spain. It is square. It has three floors. It is decorated with azulejos (painted tiles) and ceramic glaze. At the top is an octagonal lantern from the 18th century.

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