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Catedral de San Martino

La Basílica de San Martín de Mondoñedo is located in the town of Foz, y está considerada como la catedral más antigua de España, since in the ninth century hosted two bishoprics of the Kingdom of Galicia, one moved from Dumio, in the district of Braga (Portugal), and another moved from Breton, in the province of Lugo.

The current building is Romanesque from the late eleventh century and the sturdy buttresses are the work of the eighteenth century. Since 1931 is listed as BIC and the 2007 obtained the status of basilica.

Next to the Basilica is the source of A Zapata, according to legend In San Gonzalo Bishop threw a shoe and water gushed, Water is considered to have miraculous properties.

Currently serves as a parish church and also houses the Museum of Saint Martin Parish Mondoñedo.

The facade is the s. XII. Here we can observe a simple portico with four columns, the two outer stone and marble interior of the country the two. Among the latter is believed to belong to the primitive temple could, the same as their capitals, both characteristics of Visigothic art. One of these two powerful capitals representing a human face Atlanteans including.