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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesSt. Scholastica Monastery -- Fort Smith AR

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The wonderful American Collegiate Gothic-style St. Scholastica Monastery is the home for a community of Benedictine Sisters active in the fields of education, heath care, and care for the poor or orphaned.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Arkansas

date approved: 1/20/2015

last visited: 1/21/2015

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesSt. Anne's Convent of Mercy -- Fort Smith AR

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A beautiful former convent, now converted into a parish school in downtown Fort Smith AR.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Arkansas

date approved: 1/20/2015

last visited: 1/21/2015

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesAugustiner-Chorherren-Doppelstift Merxhausen, HE, Germany

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[DE] Das ehemalige Kloster Merxhausen ist eine gotische Klosteranlage im Ortsteil Merxhausen von Bad Emstal in Nordhessen -- [EN] The former monastery Merxhausen is a gothic monastery complex in Merxhausen, Part of Bad Emstal, HE.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member André de Montbard

location: Hessen, Germany

date approved: 1/20/2015

last visited: never

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesSt. Paul's Convent - Anaconda, MT

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In 1923 construction on St. Paul’s Parochial School was commenced with this convent being built simultaneously. It housed the Ursuline Sisters, who were in charge of the school until the end of World War II, when the Benedictine Sisters took over.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/27/2014

last visited: never

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesAbbey of Saint-Germain-des-Prés - Paris, France

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The Church of Saint-Germain-des-Prés is the oldest church in Paris, with parts of it having been built in the 6th century. The church was long part of an important Benedictine abbey.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: 6/1/2014

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesMonastery of Saint Jerome - Granada, Spain

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The Monastery of St. Jerome Hieronymite monastery in Granada, Spain. Architecturally, it is in the Renaissance style.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Andalucía, Spain

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: never

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesCertosa di Pavia Monastery - Pavia, Italy

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Certosa di Pavia is a famous monastery complex in Lombardy, Italy, situated near a small town with the same name.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member buffalohiker

location: Lombardia, Italy

date approved: 11/23/2014

last visited: 9/23/2014

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesAugustinian Convent / Klášter augustiniánu kanovníku - Karlov (Prague)

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Gothic-Baroque complex of former Augustinian Convent (Klášter augustiniánu kanovníku), currently converted into Museum of Police of the Czech Republic, You can find in small pictoresque historic district of the New Town of Prague called "Karlov".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team

location: Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic

date approved: 11/11/2014

last visited: never

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesSt Brigid’s Cistercian Abbey - Clare Island, co. Mayo, Ireland

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Saint Bridget's Abbey is said to date from the mid-13th century, although it was rebuilt around 1460. It was a cell of the Cistercian Abbey in Abbeyknockmoy, Co. Galway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1

location: Connacht, Ireland

date approved: 11/11/2014

last visited: never

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesCovento do Loreto - Almourol, Portugal

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This is an old convent in ruins near Tagus river and near Almourol castle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Santarém, Portugal

date approved: 11/7/2014

last visited: never

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesKlášter bosých karmelitek s kostelem sv. Benedikta - Praha, CZ

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Baroque convent building from 1655, located in the southwestern part of Hradcany Square.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1

location: Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic

date approved: 11/3/2014

last visited: 1/25/2015

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesSt. Francis Xavier Convent -- Vicksburg MS

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The St. Francis Xavier Convent has had a complex history, inevitably bound up with the history of this tragic and beautiful city.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 10/1/2014

last visited: 9/1/2014

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesSt. Peter's Abbey - Salzburg, Austria

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St. Peter's Abbey is a Benedictine monastery in Salzburg, Austria.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Salzburg, Austria

date approved: 9/17/2014

last visited: 9/11/2014

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesThe Bar Convent - Blossom Street, York, UK

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The Convent of the Institute of the Blessed Virgin at Micklegate Bar, York, better known as Bar Convent, is the oldest surviving Roman Catholic convent in England, established in 1686. It is located on the south east side of Blossom Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/15/2014

last visited: never

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesQueen of Carmel Convent - Saint Leo, Florida

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The Queen of Carmel Convent was built in 1941 next to Saint Leo Abbey. The convent was home to two groups of Carmelite sisters. First from New York until 1952. Then from Mexico City until 1963. Now the convent is known as the abbey’s Carmel Hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Riverview CacheAways

location: Florida

date approved: 9/8/2014

last visited: never

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesEwenny Priory - Church of St Michaels - Ewenny, Wales,

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Ewenny Priory Church of St Michael and All Angels - One of the most complete Norman Churches in Wales. A monastery of the Benedictine order, founded in the 12th century. Ewenny Priory, located in Ewenny, Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/6/2014

last visited: 9/6/2014

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesMinster Church of St Cuthburga - Wimborne, Dorset, UK.

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The Minster Church is dedicated to St Cuthburga, She founded a Benedictine Nunnery around 705 AD. The nunnery was destroyed by the Vikings in 1013. The Minster Church was rebuilt on the ruins. located in the Heart of Wimborne, Great Britain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/3/2014

last visited: 8/27/2014

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesChristchurch Priory - Dorset, UK.

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The Priory Church was founded in the 11th Century as an Augustinian Priory & has significant surviving architecture. The Priory survived the dissolution of the monasteries, & was gifted by King Henry VIII to the town of Christchurch, in Dorset.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/31/2014

last visited: 8/27/2014

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesAbbaye Saint-Germain d'Auxerre (Yonne) - France

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[FR] L'abbaye Saint-Germain est une abbaye bénédictine fondée au Ve siècle par saint Germain d'Auxerre. [EN] The Abbey of Saint-Germain d'Auxerre was a Benedictine monastery in central France, dedicated to its founder Saint Germain of Auxerre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 8/18/2014

last visited: never

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesFranziskanerkloster Marienthal

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The Franciscan monastery Marienthal is located above Geisenheim near the small river Elster

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Eibacher Kuckuck

location: Hessen, Germany

date approved: 8/16/2014

last visited: never

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesAugustinian Church Monastery - Vienna, Austria

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According to Wikipedia, the Augustinian Church still serves as an active monatery with six Augustinian monks.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Austria

date approved: 8/1/2014

last visited: 9/11/2013

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesChiesa e Monastero di San Girolamo - San Gimignano, Italy

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The church and monastery of San Girolamo is located in San Gimignano, in the province of Siena.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 7/29/2014

last visited: never

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesConvento de Chelas - Lisboa, Portugal

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This convent is located in a neglected area of Lisbon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 7/24/2014

last visited: never

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesAbbey of Bury St Edmunds - Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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The Abbey of Bury St Edmunds was once among the richest Benedictine monasteries in England, until the Dissolution of the monasteries in 1539.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/16/2014

last visited: never

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Abbeys, Convents and MonasteriesProfitis Ilias - Santorini Island, Greece

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Monastery "Prophet Elijah" at highest point (567m) of Island Santorini

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Arne1

location: Greece

date approved: 7/3/2014

last visited: never

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