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Know Montserrat

Our Lady

The image of Our Lady of Montserrat, popularly known as La Moreneta, (the Dark One), is a 12th century Romanesque polychrome carving.

Pastoral services

The Pastoral Coordination Centre coordinates religious services and devotes special attention to welcoming pilgrims and visitors.

Monastery

The Montserrat community is formed of around 80 monks who live according to the Rule of Saint Benedict.

Escolania (Boys' Choir)

Montserrat’s Boys’Choir, which serves the sanctuary of Montserrat, is one of the oldest in Europe. It is a religious and music school.

Nature Park

Montserrat was declared a natural park in 1987 to protect the massif, the geological characteristics of which make it unique in the world.

Museum of Montserrat

Since the restoration of the monastery in 1844, Montserrat has accumulated a wealth of artistic heritage, mostly from private donations.

Open Air Museum

A tour of the sanctuary and surroundings to discover a wealth of architectural, sculptural and natural heritage.

Sanctuary newsletter

Montserrat, Sanctuary newsletter, was established as the successor to a publication under the same name, which was produced from 1927 to 1936.

Montserrat library

The Montserrat Monastery Library is remarkable not only for the quantity of its collections but also for their quality.

Publicacions de l'Abadia

Since it was first established in 1499, the Monastery publishing company has served the sanctuary and monastery of Montserrat practically without interruption.

Montserrat online

Presence of Montserrat on the Internet: websites, youtube, blogs...

Funicular railways

There are quick and easy ways to get to the starting point of some routes, as they take us over the steepest parts of the terrain.