Montserrat

MONTSERRAT
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OUR LADY OF MONTSERRAT

Our Lady of Montserrat, popularly known in Catalan as the “La Moreneta” (the Black Madonna), is a late 12th century Romanesque wood carving.

THE MONTSERRAT BASILICA

Montserrat has been a holy place for many centuries. The first reference to it dates back to 1025 and on 27 April the Feast Day of Our Lady of Montserrat, who is the Patron Saint of Catalonia, is celebrated every year.

THE ESCOLANÍA DE MONTSERRAT

The Escolanía is a religious and musical institution with one of the oldest boys’ choirs in Europe with documents of its existence dating back to the 14th century.

MAP OF THE MONASTERY

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