Biblioteca Menéndez Pelayo

Marcelino Menéndez y Pelayo (1856-1912), a great lover of books, put together a fabulous library of 45 000 volumes, which he bequeathed to his hometown. The building stands opposite the writer's house, the Casa-Museo, which is also open to the public.

Useful information

Address:

Rubio, 6, 39007 Santander

Phone:

+34 942 23 45 34

Price:

free of charge

Opening hours

guided tour every 30min 10.30am-1pm, 5.30pm-8pm - closed Sat afternoon, Sun and Bank Hols, Holy Week, Jul-Sep and Christmas

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