Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes
Author: Julie Thompson | Last Updated: 21 Dec 2019
The Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes is a tourist attraction in Toledo that was built to commemorate the birth of King Ferdinand II of Aragon and Queen Isabella I of Castile’s son Prince John and their victory at the Battle of Toro. It is considered an Isabelline style monastery and has the church in the form of a Latin cross. There are multiple chapels within the monastery, including two under the choir. It is located in the heart of the Jewish Quarter in Toledo.
The Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes is open seven days per week, so you can easily find time to visit it during your trip. This tourist attraction has shorter hours during the winter months, so plan accordingly when you decide to visit it. It charges a nominal fee to visit but also offers reduced admission for some groups. Children are admitted free to the monastery.
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