School contest “The Nine Secrets”

Sponsored by the current Santa María la Real Historical Heritage Foundation, this contest has proven to be the best vehicle for engaging students in heritage protection and stimulating them as active agents for its...

Varias localidades / Burgos, León, Palencia, Salamanca, Segovia, Soria, Valladolid, Zamora, Ávila / Castilla y León.
Award in the Category Education, training and awareness-raising in the year 2013

Restoration of the Santa Clara Convent

On this occasion, the restoration work brought to light valuable Mudejar ceilings, once covered by the architect Churriguera, as well as frescoes from the 13th to the 18th centuries, and sculptural elements from the...

Salamanca / Salamanca / Castilla y León.
Award in the Category Conservation in the year 1988

Restoration of the Romanesque church of San Cristobal

The state of ruin of the church San Cristóbal resulted in the collapse of the vault of the nave in 1985. After ten years of work, the temple, a clear example of Castilian Romanesque...

Salamanca / Salamanca / Castilla y León.
Award in the Category Conservation in the year 1999

Restoration of the palacio de Monterrey

The Palacio de Monterrey, a paradigm of the Spanish Renaissance palace, suffered a serious deterioration of its sculptural decoration due to the high porosity of the Villamayor stone from Salamanca.

Salamanca / Salamanca / Castilla y León.
Award in the Category Conservation in the year 1985

Restoration of the Casa de las Conchas

In the restoration of the most representative building in Salamanca, the patio was disassembled and cleaned ashlar by ashlar in a laboratory built in situ before being reassembled, a technique used for the first...

Salamanca / Salamanca / Castilla y León.
Award in the Category Conservation in the year 1994

Rehabilitation of the Archibishop Fonseca college

One of the first Renaissance buildings in Salamanca, the College of Archbishop Fonseca, also called the Irish College, underwent a careful restoration process converting it into modern university residence.

Salamanca / Salamanca / Castilla y León.
Award in the Category Conservation in the year 1994

Olive Oil Museum

The restoration of an old 18th-century press has turned an abandoned building into the brand new Olive Oil Museum.

San Felices de los Gallegos / Salamanca / Castilla y León.
Award in the Category Conservation in the year 2002