93 Search results Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

 Via Abbazia di Piona, 55 - 23823 Colico - Lecco
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

The ancient Abbey of Piona stands in a magnificent location at the end of a small peninsula overlooking Lake Como. Dating back to the 7th century it was consecrated in 1138, becoming an important center not only for spiritual, but also economic... See

Museum / Monument, Shop / Historical Product

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Lecco

 Piazza Santa Maria delle Moie, 8 - 60030 Maiolati Spontini - Ancona
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

The abbey of Santa Maria delle Moie, located in Moie (AN) in the Marche region, is an abbey dating back to the XII century. It represents a significant example of Romanesque architecture in the region. Now completely incorporated in the homonymous... See

Museum / Monument

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Ancona

Abbadia di San Giorgio

 Piazzale San Giorgio - 16030 Moneglia - Genoa
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

The Abbadia di San Giorgio in Moneglia, in the province of Genoa, is the perfect place for those looking for a quiet and relaxed holiday. This charming boutique residence dating back to a Franciscan convent dating back to the 19th century offers... See

Hotel, Location for Ceremonies and Conferences, Museum / Monument

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Genoa

Abbazia del Cerreto

 Piazza della Vittoria - 26834 Abbadia Cerreto - Lodi
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

Built by the Cistercian monks on a previous foundation in 1084, it is a precious example of Lombard Cistercian architecture and marks the transition from Romanesque to Gothic; In short, it became an important economic and social center, thanks to... See

Museum / Monument

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Lodi

Abbazia di Chiaravalle della Colomba

 Via San Bernardo, 35 - 29010 Alseno - Piacenza
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

The Abbey of Chiaravalle della Colomba is a Cistercian abbey founded on 11 April 1136, located on the Via Francigena, in the Emilia region. See

Museum / Monument

Historical figure
Bernardo di Chiaravalle

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Piacenza

Abbazia di Follina

 Via Convento, 3 - 31051 Follina - Treviso
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

The monastic complex of the Abbey of Santa Maria di Follina rises, as required by the rule of the Cistercian Order, near the passage of a stream between a mountain and a plain. National monument since 1921, dates back to the twelfth century. See

Museum / Monument

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Treviso

Abbazia di Marienberg

 Via S. Bartolomeo, 18 - 39024 Malles - Bolzano
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

The Abbey of Marienberg is a Benedictine monastery located just above Burgusio, a hamlet of Malles, in the upper Val Venosta. It is the tallest Benedictine building in Europe (1,335 meters above sea level), and is one of the most important... See

Apartments / Rooms for rent / Bed&Breakfast, Location for Ceremonies and Conferences, Museum / Monument

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Bolzano

Abbazia di Morimondo

 Piazza Municipio, 6 - 20081 Morimondo - Milan
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

The abbey of Morimondo is a Cistercian abbey located a few kilometers from Milan, in the locality of Morimondo, on the border with the territory of Pavia. See

Museum / Monument

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Milan

Abbazia di Novacella

 Via Abbazia, 1 - 39040 Varna - Bolzano
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery, Winery

The Novacella Abbey, located near Varna, is the largest convent complex in the whole of Tyrol and one of the most prestigious in northern Italy. Largely open to the public, today it has among its activities the production and sale of excellent... See

Bar / Café, Museum / Monument, Shop / Historical Product, Wine Shop / Cellar / Estate

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Bolzano

Abbazia di Pomposa

 Via Pomposa Centro, 12 - 44021 Codigoro - Ferrara
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

The Pomposa abbey located in the municipality of Codigoro in the province of Ferrara is an abbey dating back to the 9th century and one of the most important in all of Northern Italy. The Pomposa Abbey, a masterpiece of Romanesque art dating back... See

Museum / Monument

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Ferrara

Abbazia di Rosazzo

 Piazza Abbazia, 5 - 33044 Manzano - Udine
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

The Abbey of Rosazzo is located on the eastern hills of Friuli, in a quiet location about twenty kilometers from Udine and about ten from the border with Slovenia. It has 3 single and 11 double rooms all equipped with internal services. See

Hotel, Location for Ceremonies and Conferences, Museum / Monument, Wine Shop / Cellar / Estate

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Udine

Abbazia di San Fruttuoso

 Via S. Fruttuoso, 13 - 16032 Camogli - Genoa
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

The abbey of San Fruttuoso di Capodimonte is a Catholic place of worship located in the bay of the municipality of Camogli, within the terrestrial and marine park of Monte di Portofino. The abbey is dedicated to Saint Fruttuoso of Tarragona,... See

Location for Ceremonies and Conferences

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Genoa

Abbazia di San Vincenzo al Volturno

 SS158 - 86072 Rocchetta Alta - Isernia
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

The abbey of San Vincenzo al Volturno is a historic Benedictine abbey located in the territory of the municipalities of Castel San Vincenzo and Rocchetta a Volturno in the Province of Isernia, in the Upper Volturno Valley. See

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Isernia

Abbazia di Summaga

 Via Richerio, 7 - 30026 Summaga - Venice
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

The abbey of Santa Maria Maggiore di Summaga is a tenth century monastery located in Summaga, a hamlet on the outskirts of Portogruaro in the province of Venice. See

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Venice

Abbazia di Vezzolano

 Località Vezzolano, 35 - 14022 Albugnano - Asti
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

The abbey of Santa Maria di Vezzolano is the most famous Romanesque monument in Asti, located in the municipality of Albugnano. The name "abbey" has always been used improperly even by the State Bodies in charge of management, as the church has... See

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Asti

Abbazia San Pietro in Valle

 Via dell'Abbazia, 22 - 5034 Ferentillo - Terni
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

The San Pietro in Valle Abbey is surrounded by the green woods, between the city of Spoleto and the Marmore waterfalls; a thousand-year-old abbey with a magnificent view of the valley, transformed into a period residence in 1999 with 20 rooms and... See

Hotel, Location for Ceremonies and Conferences, Restaurant

Historical figure
Faroaldo II - Duca di Spoleto

Where
Italy, Terni

Abbazia Santa Maria del Bosco

 Strada Provinciale 35, SNC - 90030 Contessa Entellina - Palermo
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

Superb location in the heart of the Belice Valley, the Abbey of Santa Maria del Bosco was built by a group of Benedictine monks in the thirteenth century. The structure has 12 rooms where you can stay in close contact with history and culture. The... See

Hotel, Location for Ceremonies and Conferences, Restaurant

Time period
1700s
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Palermo

Abbazia territoriale della Vangadizza

 Via Cigno - 45021 Badia Polesine - Rovigo
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

The Vangadizza abbey was, between the tenth century and 1792, a territorial abbey immediately subject to the Holy See based in Badia Polesine in the church of Santa Maria della Vangadizza, now demolished. It was independent until the 14th century. See

Museum / Monument

Time period
1800s

Where
Italy, Rovigo

Antico Monastero San Biagio

 Località Lanciano, 42 - 6025 Nocera Umbra - Perugia
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery

An ancient monastery located inside the peaceful Park of Monte Subiaso, transformed into a wellness center with a laboratory of natural remedies respecting the recipes of ancient herbalists: The Ancient Monastery of San Biagio is an oasis of peace... See

Hotel, Location for Ceremonies and Conferences, Restaurant, Shop / Historical Product, Wellness Center / SPA

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Perugia

Castel Badia

 Frazione Castelbadia, 38 - 39030 San Lorenzo di Sebato - Bolzano
Abbey/Convent/Hermitage/Monastery, Castle/Fortress/Tower

The Sonnenburg Castle is located in San Lorenzo di Sebato, near Brunico, in the province of Bolzano. With a very lively history behind it, today the castle is home to one of South Tyrol's most popular historic hotels and an excellent restaurant. See

Hotel, Location for Ceremonies and Conferences, Park / Labyrinth / Pond / Garden, Restaurant, Wellness Center / SPA

Historical figure
Nicola Cusano

Time period
Middle Ages

Where
Italy, Bolzano