San Nicolás

Discover the Valencian Sistine Chapel


San Nicolás Caballeros Street, 35 View map


From Tuesday to Friday 10:30 - 7:30 p.m. Saturday 10:30 - 6:30 p.m. Sunday 13 - 20 h


General Post Combined entry


Guided visit Visit premium

A unique place, an essential attraction if you want to discover the city of Valencia

Discover one of the most popular churches in Valencia, located in the heart of the city. San Nicolás opens its doors from Tuesday to Sunday, with long opening hours for touristic visits, and the admission ticket always includes an audio guide for the visitors. You will explore in an easy and convenient way all San Nicolás has to offer.

Thanks to the restoration of the Hortensia Herrero Foundation, discover in its interior almost 2000m2 of impressive fresco paintings that cover its vaults. It has become a must-visit place in Valencia that you can not miss.

Discover the Valencian Sistine Chapel

San Nicolás is one of the oldest parishes in Valencia. Founded more than 700 years ago, it is an old Gothic temple reformed centuries later to give it the appearance it has today: at the end of the 17th century its works were completely transformed and decorated in fresco until they were completely covered by a beautiful baroque decoration that It impresses everyone who visits it.

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San Nicolás is an accessible space for people with reduced mobility. There is information available for people with hearing disabilities.

Rules for access to the temple

The tourist visit is possible from Tuesday to Sunday. On Mondays there is no tourist visit.

Allowed to take photos

During the visit, it is allowed to take pictures, always without flash to preserve the quality of the paintings.

Reduced and free tickets

All people who are entitled to a free ticket or a discount in time.
They have the right to free admission: children under 12 years old and officially accredited tourism guides.
They have the right to a reduced ticket with accreditation: students, pensioners, unemployed people, disabled or holders of the tourist card of Valencia.

Frequent questions

Free visit tickets can be purchased online or at the ticket counter. For guided tours, a prior reservation is always required.

To visit San Nicolás and know all the details of the frescoes, you must buy an entrance. The amount collected serves to maintain the rich artistic heritage of San Nicolás, support the social work of the Parish and its cultural management.

Access with animals is not allowed, except guide dogs.

San Nicolás ofrece visitas guiadas regularmente de martes a domingo, consulta los horarios. Por motivos de aforo, es imprescindible hacer reserva previa.

Yes, San Nicolás offers special prices for guided tours of groups, which vary according to the collective. For more information about rates, booking conditions and payment, you can consult the following link.

For our guided tours we have expert official guides. You can request a visit in English, French, Italian, German and Russian. For other languages, it is recommended to consult.

Yes, the combined ticket includes both the audio guide visit and the guided tour, as long as the visiting hours offered match your availability. If you are interested in doing the guided tour, do not forget to make your reservation.

Yes, all the visitable space is enabled to allow the use of wheelchairs.

San Nicolás has a shop within the reach of visitors. Its collection helps to finance the social projects in which the Parish is involved.

Yes, the use of cameras without a tripod and without a flash is allowed.

Out of respect for the faithful who enter the temple for the purpose of worship and not to interrupt the proper development of the Masses, during the worship hours, the tourist visit is not allowed in any case.

The reduced entry applies to students of any regulated education, unemployed, pensioners, members of large families or single parents, people with disabilities, users of the Valencia Tourist Card or ICOM members, with prior accreditation in each case.

Access is free for children up to 12 years, always accompanied by an adult, as well as for qualified tour guides.

Buy tickets for Saint Nicholas

The guided tour or free to discover the Church of San Nicolás that best suits your needs: at your own pace or with one of our expert guides.


Free Visit

Discover San Nicolás at your own pace. Take your time and enjoy an audio guide of this hidden wonder in the center of Valencia.
45’ Includes entrance to the Museum of Silk Accessible tour Spanish, Valencià, English, Français, Italian.


Guided Visit

Discover the church of San Nicolás with our specialized guides.
1h Specialized guides Tour accesible Spanish, Valencià. Small groups


Visit Premium

Get to know the most amazing San Nicolás with an exclusive visit.
90' Exclusive spaces Accessible tour Spanish, English. Small groups


Triple Combined Visit

Visit three unique spaces located in the historic center: San Nicolás, Silk Museum and Los Santos Juanes.
Exclusive spaces accessible Español, Valencià, English, Français, Italiano Visit with audio guide

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