Cloister

Cloister

Completed in 1100, the cloister of Moissac Abbey in southwest France is one of the finest galleries of Romanesque art in the world. It is the oldest and largest cloister with narrative capitals.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
249117
Names
Cloister
Moissac Abbey Cloister
Coordinates
44.1056670° N, 1.0846260° E
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Location Map

Aerial view of Cloister
Location map of Cloister. Click image for a larger, interactive view.

Aerial View

Aerial view of Cloister
Aerial view of Cloister. Click image for a larger, interactive view.

Timeline

1100

Construction of Moissac Abbey Cloister