Santa María de Guadalupe World Heritage Site

Monastery in Spain

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Monastery of Santa María de Guadalupe
UNESCO World Heritage Site
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LocationGuadalupe, Extremadura, Spain
CriteriaCultural: (iv), (vi)
Reference665
Inscription1993 (17th session)
Area1.1 ha (2.7 acres)
Buffer zone43.65 ha (107.9 acres)
Coordinates39°27′10″N 5°19′39″W / 39.45278°N 5.32750°W / 39.45278; -5.32750Coordinates: 39°27′10″N 5°19′39″W / 39.45278°N 5.32750°W / 39.45278; -5.32750
Monastery of Santa María de Guadalupe is located in Extremadura
Monastery of Santa María de Guadalupe
Location of Monastery of Santa María de Guadalupe in Extremadura
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Monastery of Santa María de Guadalupe is located in Spain
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The Royal Monastery of Santa María of Guadalupe (Spanish: Real Monasterio de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe) is a Roman Catholic monastic establishment in Guadalupe, in Extremadura, Spain. It is located at the foot of the eastern side of the Sierra de las Villuercas and was one of the most important and fine monasteries in the country for more than four centuries. UNESCO declared it a World Heritage Site in 1993.


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