Gothic church - catadral of buegos spain

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Cathedral of Santa María de Burgos is a Catholic church dedicated to the Virgin Mary located in the Spanish city of Burgos. Its official name is Holy Metropolitan Cathedral Basilica Santa Maria de Burgos. Its construction began in 1221, following French Gothic. It had very important modifications in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, the hands of the main facade, the Chapel of the Constable and the dome of the cruise; advanced Gothic elements that give the temple its unmistakable profile. The last works of importance (the sacristy or the Chapel of Santa Tecla) and belong to the eighteenth century, the century in which the covers were also modified Gothic facade. The style is the Gothic cathedral, but has, inside, several Renaissance and Baroque decorative elements