College of priests
The Cathedral of Pamplona is governed by a college of priests denominated canons (Code of Canon Law, c.503).
Carlos Ayerra Sola (dean, doctoral, churchwarden and museum director)
Julián Ayesa Gorri (organ player)
Ramón Sánchez Lumbier
José Antonio Goñi Beásoain de Paulorena (liturgy prefect)
Alfredo López Vallejos (archivist-librarian)
Francisco Javier Aizpún Bobadilla (treasurer)
Oscar Azcona Muneta
Juan Tejero Ariño (secretary)
Santiago Ignacio Quemada Serrano
Aurelio Sagaseta Aríztegui
Luis Mª Oroz
Julio Gorricho Moreno
José Luis Sales Tirapu
More than 800 years
The music chapel of the cathedral of Pamplona is the oldest musical institution in Navarra
With its own orchestra until the middle of the 20th century it is It has been leading the musical part of its liturgical celebrations for more than 800 years.
Niche chapels are double or single
The Cathedral of Santa María de Pamplona has columbariums located in the cloister.
The niches are double or single and can be granted for 10 years with the possibility of renewal up to 50.
Diocesan Ecclesiastical Administrator
Plaza Sta. María la Real nº 1 / 31001 Pamplona
Telf: 948 22 74 00 (Call centre) 948 20 71 78 (Direct) / Fax: 948 21 04 40
The way of Saint James
The first of the way
The one in Pamplona is thefirst Cathedral on the Camino de Santiago through the entrance of Roncesvalles to the peninsula.
The Archbishop's Palace and the Diocesan Bookstore make available of the pilgrims the official credentials and the Cathedral seals them.