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Catedral del Buen Pastor

Catedral del Buen Pastor
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Catedral del Buen Pastor, work of Basque architect Manuel de Echave, is the city's largest. It was built in neo-Gothic style and it is located on Ensanche de Amara. The church covers an area of 1,915 square metres and was inaugurated in 1897. It was designated cathedral in 1953. It has a symmetrical, rectangular floor plan, in Latin cross formation with three naves, transept and presbytery. It is built in sandstone from the Monte Igueldo quarries and has a wealth of decorative elements such as stained glass windows (by Juan Bautista Lázaro), gargoyles, pinnacles, etc. Source: http://www.spain.info/en/que-quieres/arte/monumentos/guipuzcoa/catedral_del_buen_pastor.html

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