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Iglesia de Santo Tome

Plaza Conde 4, 45002 Toledo, Spain
+34 925 25 60 98
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“small church” (22 reviews)
“del conde” (5 reviews)
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Plaza Conde 4, 45002 Toledo, Spain
+34 925 25 60 98
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

just alone already for the memorizing el Greco painting it is worth to visit the church. The Burial of the Count of Orgaz.

Thank Geert71
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Church of San Toma was one of numerous mosques that were reshaped, without any major changes, as churches after reconquista, in the middle of 12th century. Gonzalo Ruiz, Lord of Orgaz, financed in the begining of 14th century biggest repairing arhitectural operation when minaret was...More

3  Thank NikolaCelic
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This little church dates back to the 12th century, but was completely rebuilt in the 14th and has a Mudejar style tower. While it is a lovely church to tour or worship within, the main attraction is of the oil painting by El Greco: "Burial...More

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Get an audio guide or hire an expert but make sure you can find a way to look upon this work of art with someone to give you additional information and history. It is a visually stunning piece of art and can be appreciated as...More

Thank pookala
Reviewed 16 November 2017

The painting "Burial of the Count of Orgaz" is the sole reason to visit this small church, and it's really worth every penny. Absolutely beautiful and surreal. I could have spent a whole day there if my better half did not drag me out. :)...More

1  Thank diana0618
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The Church of Santo Tome is a small church but inside lies El Greco's masterpiece, the Burial of Count Orgaz. It is said to be one of the 3 masterpieces of composition along with the Nightwatch in Amsterdam and Velasquez' Las Meninas in the Prado...More

Thank hizonfire
Reviewed 7 November 2017

If nothing else have a look at El Greco's "Iglesia de Santo Tome" Read about it in advance - you get much more out of it. There might be a que into the space, but it moves fast forward. Pay attention to the figures and...More

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

The El Greco painting housed here is what brought me to Toledo. Not a disappointment. "The Burial if the Count of Orgaz" is considered to be one of his finest. We did not see the church itself, we were ushered into the forefront of the...More

Thank Paint-by-number
Reviewed 25 October 2017

The one reason that you go to the Iglesia de Santo Tome is to see the masterpiece painting “The Burial of the Count of Orgaz” by El Greco. The painting is in an antechamber off the entrance hall. There are many tourist visiting the church,...More

Thank Tony R
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful. Well worth getting the audio guide as it leads you through what is a very complex painting, highlighting loads of detail that would be easy to miss and giving lots of great insights.

Thank bridget t
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Carolina G
12 December 2016|
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Response from adrian p | Reviewed this property |
Lo siento mucho, pero no lo se. En esos viajes, uno mira sólo lo principal y mas en la epoca que fui de primavera. Espero logres encontrar respuesta, quizás preguntando en la misma iglesia. Felicidades, Adrian
27 February 2016|
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Response from DiK2DiK | Reviewed this property |
Our guide picked up the group tickets quickly.We traveled with a tour and we waited approx. 10 minutes, for one group in front to finish and then we had our turn. There is no way to avoid a line when there is a line. Of... More