informacion in huelva

Cloister of the convent of San Francisco

  • Plaza De San Francisco - Moguer (Moguer)
Declared a national historic-artistic monument and the starting place for Columbus' history in Moguer. It abbess, Inés Enríquez, was the aunt of King Ferdinand the Catholic, and supported the voyage of discovery at court. On returning from the voyage, Christopher Columbus and the rest of the people from Moguer spent the first night in its church fulfilling the vow taken on the high seas when a storm was on the point of sinking the Niña.