Monastir del Camp

Passa, France

Monastir del Camp ('The Monastery Camp') was, according a legend, founded by the request of Charlemagne after his victory over the Saracens in 785. Historically, the Priory of Monastir del Camp was founded in 1116 by the Augustine canons to the premises of Artal II , bishop of Elne. Thereafter, the priory became a Benedictine monastery, which will remain in operation until 1786.



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Founded: 1116
Category: Religious sites in France
Historical period: Birth of Capetian dynasty (France)


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clement huet (2 years ago)
Bel ensemble architectural: essentiellement le cloître et le portail roman très bien détaillé par des fiches prêtées à l'accueil. Personne à l'accueil très sympathique et passionnée.
franck petit (2 years ago)
Personnel très sympa, des bâtiments de toutes beautés !
Nadou Bonet (2 years ago)
Très jolie chapelle et cloître .
Daniele STIEAU (2 years ago)
Magnifique cloître. Très bel ensemble
Agnès Perpignan (3 years ago)
Superbe monastère dans un petit parc agréable. La personne qui fait la visite est passionnee. A ne pas rater.
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