Frómista

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Frómista
Church of San Martín de Frómista.
Church of San Martín de Frómista.
Frómista is located in Spain
Frómista
Frómista
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 42°16′N 4°42′W / 42.267°N 4.700°W / 42.267; -4.700
Country Spain
Autonomous community Castile and León
Province Palencia
Comarca Tierra de Campos
Government
 • Mayor Fernando Díaz Mediavilla
Area
 • Total 46.59 km2 (17.99 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Total 822
 • Density 18/km2 (46/sq mi)
Demonym Fromisteños
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Plan of church of San Martín of Frómista

Frómista is a municipality located in the province of Palencia, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2009 data (INE), the municipality has a population of 822 inhabitants.

It is a major stopping place for pilgrims traveling along the Way of St. James.

Main sights[edit]

  • Romanesque church of St. Martin of Tours (11th century).
  • Church of Santa Maria del Castillo, in Gothic-Renaissance style
  • Church of St. Peter (begun in the 15th century)