Church of Santo Tomé, Toledo

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Art Museum · Religious Site
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At Church of Santo Tomé you can see the famous and exceptionally large painting by El Greco, "The Burial of the Count of Orgaz." The interior decor of this church is composed of a wall-mounted pulpit and ceiling brickwork above the alter. From the outside, the architecture is stunning, with an eye-catching, dominant tower. Use our Toledo trip planner to visit Church of Santo Tomé on your trip to Toledo, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Very nice. Of course main attraction is El Greco paint (suggest to gather some info on it before going, as picture is full of important details). Reccomended 
    Very nice. Of course main attraction is El Greco paint (suggest to gather some info on it before going, as picture is full of important details). Reccomended  more »
  • This church although being relatively small is a real masterpiece with the Greco painting located in the entrance. Really to be seen. 
    This church although being relatively small is a real masterpiece with the Greco painting located in the entrance. Really to be seen.  more »
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  • There is only one thing to see here, but it's a real masterpiece. El Greco's "Burial od Count Orgaza" is one of the greatest paintings ever created and even if you are not interested in art you should try to experience its spiritual power. But do not rush. Stop making photos (it makes no sense here). Just be open and let the picture work. The church itself is not very interesting - you can easy skip it
  • Iglesia de Santo Tomé with the amazing El Greco painting of the burial of the Count of Orgaz. Don’t miss it.

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