About Casa de las Conchas
Casa de las Conchas (The House of Shells) in Salamanca is a distinctive 15th century Gothic building best known for the approximately 300 shells which adorn its façade. Today, Casa de las Conchas is a public building housing, amongst other things, the public library.
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