The revival of the national and regional historicist style can be seen in the use of Herreresque motifs both in the ordering of the facades and in the use of pinnacle and ball ornaments. It houses the important collection of documents and books donated to the city by MenÚndez Pelayo.
Location:
  Santander
Period/Style:
  Monta˝Ús regionalism.
Date:
  1913-1923.
Author:
  Leonardo Rucabado.