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  • 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 …

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

    Art | Monuments


    … Villanúa. Huesca. (Aragon)…

  • 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…

  • 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, …

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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 …

  • 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 …

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Parish Church of Santa María in Martes. Canal de Berdún.

    Art | Monuments


    … Martes. Canal de Berdún. Huesca. (Aragon) The building is Gothic in origin and was built in around the 15th century. The church has a rectangular floor plan with two naves –one central and another shorter narrower nave– adjoining the Gospel side. The church has an important collection of 17th and 18…

  • Monastery of Las Benedictinas. Jaca.

    Art | Monuments


    … Jaca. Huesca. (Aragon) The nuns from the monastery of Santa Cruz de la Serós were brought here in the 16th century. The most interesting piece in the cenobium is the sarcophagus of Countess Doña Sancha. This is a carved stone Romanesque tomb with magnificent reliefs on all four sides.…

  • Ruins of the Gothic Castle of Arrés.

    Art | Monuments


    … Arrés. . Huesca. (Aragon) This Gothic-style fortress dates from the late 15th century and has an imposing defensive tower measuring 10 metres high, built of ashlar stonework and with arrow slits.…

  • Los Peregrinos Bridge. Canfranc.

    Art | Monuments


    … Canfranc. Huesca. (Aragon)   This is a mediaeval bridge whose name (“the pilgrims’ bridge”) refers to the fact that the Way of Saint James passes over it.…

  • Parish Church of Santa Engracia.

    Art | Monuments


    … Santa Engracia de Jaca. . Huesca. (Aragon)…

  • Ruins of the Aznar Palacín Tower. Canfranc.

    Art | Monuments


    … Canfranc. Huesca. (Aragon)…

  • Mediaeval bridge of San Miguel. Jaca.

    Art | Monuments


    … Jaca. Huesca. (Aragon)…

  • Ruins of Candanchú Castle. Aisa.

    Art | Monuments


    … Candanchú. Aisa. Huesca. (Aragon)…

  • Clock Tower. Jaca.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza del Marqués de la Cadena. Jaca. Huesca. (Aragon) This tower was built on the stone slabs which were originally the foundations of the Royal Palace. It has a 15th-century Gothic window.…


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