Looking to escape from the bustle of Barcelona? Consider visiting the jagged peaks of Montserrat. As a spiritual shrine and Catalan cultural center, a visit here offers a relaxing respite. Here, you can soak up sea views, visit a towering Benedictine monastery, and learn about the history of Montserrat in a thrilling new AV show. This is an all-in-one Spanish spectacular.
Also, be sure not to miss the stunning Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey. Founded in the 10th century, it is still home to more than a hundred Benedictine monks. As you wander the tranquil precinct, you’ll be treated to some spectacular art, and perhaps a few brothers at work or rest. You’ll also learn the history and mysteries of the area via the audiovisual masterpiece Montserrat Behind Closed Doors.
Your visit is only complete when you see the 12th-century Virgin of Montserrat (Black-Faced Madonna). This 12th-century wood sculpture is one of the patron saints of Catalonia. For more art, the nearby Montserrat Museum has ancient archaeological artifacts and masterpieces by the likes of El Greco, Caravaggio, Picasso and Dali.
If you are planning a visit to Spain, be sure to put a trip to Montserrat on your list. You’ll not want to miss the experienced of a highly encouraged visit.
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Throne of Our Lady
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Tourist Info & Audiovisual Space
09:00 hrs – 17:45 hrs
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Muntanya de Montserrat, 08691, Barcelona
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