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Iglesia de San Nicolas

Iglesia de San Nicolas

Iglesia de San Nicolas

Iglesia de San Nicolas (Calle San Miguel 15, Pamplona) – located in Pamplona’s old section, this is a fortified church dating back to 1231. It is a Norman church with some Gothic features. It used to serve as a defense for the inhabitants of the city. its thick walls and railings, and the only one of its three watchtowers that is still standing are witness to its conflictive past. Venture inside the church, a beautiful example of Gothic, which contains a large Baroque organ, the biggest in Pamplona. On leaving the church you will find yourself in the heart of the medieval city at a crossroads of lively streets full of traditional shops and handicraft centers, a high density of bars and, in winter, warmed by the braziers of chestnut sellers. Admission: free. Hours: 9:30 am – 12:30 pm & 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm (Monday – Saturday), 9:30 am – 1:30 pm & 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm (Sundays & holidays).