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Free visits extended until March 31st

30/01/07 15,000 visits have been booked for January and February and forecasts predict a total of 25,000 for the first quarter of the year.

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The Cathedral celebrates 500,000 visitors with attractions

26/12/06 Visits include new attractions and will continue to be free until March 31st in gratitude for having received half a million visitors.

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‘La vida filmada’, unpublished images of family cinema

21/12/06 The Vitoria City Council and the Foundation are working together on the recovery of a fund of exceptional value.

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The Foundation receives the Olaguíbel Award

18/12/06 The Basque-Navarre College of Architects has granted this award in appreciation for the Foundation’s “hard work and dedication".

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Replacement of the rib of one of the porch vaults

23/11/06 The damage was caused by water leaking from the roofs for many centuries.

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Photographer Schommer captures the restoration works

6/10/06 The Vitoria City Council and the Santa María Foundation, with the sponsorship of EULEN, have published a book with 60 photographs.

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Carlos Ruiz Zafón, in the ‘Encounters with the Cathedral’

10/11/06 The author of the successful novel “The Shadow of the Wind” visits the restoration works and offers a lecture.

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The Cathedral, protected by the World Monuments Fund

10/10/06 This Fund has donated 100,000 dollars and is going to contribute to the project’s dissemination activities.

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Children’s workshops for the year 2006-2007

08/10/2006 The programme is aimed at putting students between the ages of 6 and 18 in touch with history, art, architecture…

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The Cathedral, a source of poetry in “El Ámbar Gótico”

07/10/06 This publication represents a “warm, intimate introduction to the beloved city symbol" for author José Ignacio Besga.