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  • Monzón Castle. Monzón.

    Art | Monuments


    … Castillo, s/n. 22400. Monzón. Huesca. (Aragon) http://www.monzon.es/ciudad/castillo_templario.php. This Moorish castle was given to the Knights Templar after being conquered by the monarchs of Aragon at the end of the 11th century, and it became one of their most powerful lands. The old Moorish fort…

  • Loarre Castle. Loarre.

    Art | Monuments


    … Zona Castillo s/n. 22809. Loarre. Huesca. (Aragon) Fax.: +34 974382639 | E-mail: administracion@castillodeloarre.es. www.castillodeloarre.es. Impressive Romanesque fortress. Impressive 11th-century Romanesque fortress. It houses the church of Santa María. It was built in the late 11th century on the…

  • Barbastro Cathedral. Barbastro.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza Palacio s/n. 22300. Barbastro. Huesca. (Aragon) http://museodiocesano.es/visitas-a-la-catedral-de-barbastro/. The church-hall. This shows the evolution of the Gothic towards the Renaissance style. Although its structural elements are Gothic, the interior is closer to the Renaissance style. The…

  • Huesca Cathedral. Huesca.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de la Catedral s/n. 22002. Huesca. (Aragon) http://www.huescaturismo.com/es/monumental-detalle/7/catedral-museo-diocesano/. Built on the remains of the Misleida Mosque. The cathedral is located in the old town and was built between the 13th and 16th centuries. Building work was begun by Jaime …

  • Santa María del Romeral Cathedral. Monzón.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza Santa María, s/n. 22400. Monzón. Huesca. (Aragon) A sober and elegant church which used to be a parish and collegiate church, and today functions as a pro-cathedral to the newly re-founded Barbastro-Monzón diocese. It was built in the 12th-13th centuries on the first Christian church in town, …

  • Jaca Cathedral. Jaca.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de San Pedro s/n. 22700. Jaca. Huesca. (Aragon) http://www.diocesisdejaca.org/index.php/catedral-de-san-pedro-de-jaca. A cathedral dedicated to San Pedro. Closely linked to the pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela and Romanesque architecture that infiltrated Aragon through Somport and made its…

  • Conjunto de monumentos megalíticos de la Edad de Bronce. Villanúa.

    Art | Monuments


    … Villanúa. Huesca. (Aragon)…

  • San Pedro el Viejo Church. Huesca.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de San Pedro s/n. 22001. Huesca. (Aragon) http://www.huescaturismo.com/es/monumental-detalle/8/iglesia-y-claustro-de-san-pedro-el-viejo/. A Benedictine monastery. This is one of Spain's oldest churches. It was founded as a Benedictine monastery at the end of the 11th century. Its main entrance…

  • Santa María Church in Santa Cruz de la Serós. Santa Cruz de la Serós.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza Mayor s/n. 22792. Santa Cruz de la Serós. Huesca. (Aragon) http://www.monasteriosanjuan.com/. Convent. Its creator was inspired by Jaca cathedral. It was built on the site of an old 10th-century convent that no longer exists. It has a Latin cross plan, with the transept covered by a vault on s…

  • San Juan de la Peña Monastery. Jaca.

    Art | Monuments


    … Carretera A-1603 s/n. 22711. Jaca. Huesca. (Aragon) Fax.: +34 974355089 | E-mail: monasteriosanjuan@aragon.es. www.monasteriosanjuan.com. History behind walls. The monastery consists of two buildings, the New Monastery, dating from the 17th century, in the Baroque style, and the Old Monastery, from …

  • Larrés Castle Drawing Museum. Sabiñánigo.

    Art | Museums


    … C/ La iglesia, s/n. Castillo de Larrés. 22612. Sabiñánigo. Huesca. (Aragon) E-mail: serrablo@serrablo.org. www.serrablo.org/museodibujo. The museum is located in a 15th-century castle, although one of its towers dates from the 11th century. It is set over 14 rooms, with a total of 350 works on displ…

  • Huesca Museum. Huesca.

    Art | Museums


    … Plaza Universidad, 1. 22002. Huesca. (Aragon) Fax.: +34 974229388 | E-mail: museohu@aragob.es. http://www.patrimonioculturaldearagon.es/museos/museo-de-huesca. From prehistory to Goya. Founded at the end of the 19th century, it is located in the old Sertoriana University, a civil construction in Bar…

  • Ethnologic Museum of the Valle de Bielsa. Bielsa.

    Art | Museums


    … Plaza Mayor s/n. 22350. Bielsa. Huesca. (Aragon) Fax.: +34 974501040 | E-mail: secretaria@bielsa.com. http://bielsa.com/museo/index.html. A tribute to the Pyrenees. This museum takes visitors into the history of those living in the Bielsa Valley. Located in the Town Hall, the museum is dedicated to …

  • Jaca Diocesan Museum. Jaca.

    Art | Museums


    … Plaza de San Pedro 1. 22700. Jaca. Huesca. (Aragon) Fax.: +34 974355280 | E-mail: museocatedral@diocesisdejaca.org. http://www.diocesisdejaca.org/index.php/museo-diocesano-de-jaca. Representations of the Virgin Mary and Christ. This museum's exhibits contain medieval religious art from the 11th to 1…

  • Art and Nature Centre. Beulas Foundation. Huesca.

    Art | Museums


    … Avenida Doctor Artero s/n, Carretera Ayerbe. 22004. Huesca. (Aragon) Fax.: +34 974223762 | E-mail: info@cdan.es. www.cdan.es. Representation of contemporary culture. CDAN, the Beulas Foundation's Art and Nature Centre, is set in a building in the city of Huesca by architect Rafael Moneo. Since it wa…

  • Town Hall. Jaca.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Mayor, 24. 22700. Jaca. Huesca. (Aragon) The building dates from the 16th century and has a Renaissance portico. The facade is a fine example of the Aragonese Plateresque style.…

  • Jaca Citadel. Jaca.

    Art | Monuments


    … Avenida del Primer Viernes de Mayo. Jaca. Huesca. (Aragon) http://www.ciudadeladejaca.es/. This fortress was built in the reign of Philip II. It has a wall with a pentagonal floor plan and a moat. It is the only one of its type in Spain which is conserved intact.…

  • Shrine of San Adrián de Sasabe. Borau.

    Art | Monuments


    … Borau. Huesca. (Aragon) This is the only remaining part of the monastery which stood on the same site, and which was the first Episcopal seat in Aragon. It is located at the point where two gorges meet.…

  • Las Güixas Caves. Villanúa.

    Art | Monuments


    … Villanúa. Huesca. (Aragon) A guided visit reveals a series of galleries where stalactites and stalagmites create magical images.…

  • Shrine of San Babil or Nuestra Señora de Noravilla.

    Art | Monuments


    … Santa Engracia de Jaca. . Huesca. (Aragon) This Romanesque building overlooks the road to Pamplona and is surrounded by a lovely area of oak forest.…

  • The “Palace”. Puente la Reina de Jaca.

    Art | Monuments


    … Javierregay. Puente la Reina de Jaca. Huesca. (Aragon)…

  • Historic Site of Villanúa. Villanúa.

    Art | Monuments


    … Villanúa. Huesca. (Aragon)…

  • Church of La Inmaculada Concepción. Bailo.

    Art | Monuments


    … Arrés. Bailo. Huesca. (Aragon) This stands in the midst of a farmstead and forms a wall with the Gothic tower in the same location. It was built in around the 16th century, and subsequently underwent major reforms. The church has a rectangular floor plan with a single nave and four chapels between t…

  • Shrine of Santa María in Javierremartes. Canal de Berdún.

    Art | Monuments


    … Martes. Canal de Berdún. Huesca. (Aragon) This is a Romanesque church dating from the late 12th century which was originally the parish church of Javierremartes. It has undergone various transformations throughout its history which have contributed to its present appearance.…


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