Subiaco Monastery Subiaco, Italy

This hilltop monastery in Subiaco enshrines the sacred cave in which St. Benedict lived as a hermit before he organized his first monastic community. Inside, the church is covered in beautiful Gothic frescoes.

View from Below
David Joyal

Facts & Stats

Id
248886
Best Known As
Subiaco Monastery
Full Name
Subiaco Monastery
Also Known As
Holy Grotto
Monastery of St. Benedict
Sacred Cave
Sacro Speco
San Benedetto
Coordinates
41.916976° N, 13.118159° E  (map)

Contact Info

Address
PP. Benedettini, Monastero S. Speco
00028
Phone
0774/85039

Further Resources

  1. Official Website of Subiaco Monastery. Official source.