An image of Santa Teresa Museum piece of the month Zamora

An image of Santa Teresa Museum piece of the month Zamora

Written in: Sea 09, 2015

 'Santa Teresa de Jesús recibiendo la comunión de San Pedro de Alcántara'

On the occasion of the V Centenary of the birth of St. Teresa of Jesus, the Museum of Zamora has chosen as part of the month painting “St. Teresa receiving communion of San Pedro de Alcántara”.

This painting will remain on display until 3 May at the museum reception. In the same program will be conducted the tour 'divine Women at the Museum of Zamora’ every Saturday between 7 March and 2 May.

The painting depicts the influence of the Franciscan saint in the mystical visions of religious born in Avila. It comes from funds that disentailed, in the nineteenth century, gave rise to the Museum of Zamora. Special visits designed to meet the star of this 2015, They began yesterday, Saturday 7 March, and end on 2 May.

The tour under the name of 'divine Women at the Museum of Zamora’ will revolve around the figure of the woman, protagonist of parts and significant works both as an object of representation and devotion as their author.

Visits to the part of the month can be made Tuesday through Friday at 13.00 hours, while Saturday's explanation will be integrated into a special visit to the 17.30 hours. On Sundays and holidays at 12.30 hours in the general views of 'VenQueTeCuente'.

In addition, in the coming weeks will begin to take place several educational workshops that will have to Saint Teresa of Jesus as protagonist and it will be directed towards schools and families both.