Founded in 1153, this spectacular Cistercian monastery features fine Manueline architecture and a large medieval kitchen with a stream running through it.

Facts & Stats on Alcobaça Monastery

Go Historic ID
318440
Names
Alcobaça Monastery
Alcobaça Monastery
Mosteiro de Santa Maria de Alcobaça
Dates
1178-1300

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
516 Mosteiro Alcobaça
Alcobaça, Portugal
Contact
26/258-39-09

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Alcobaça Monastery - Alcobaça, Portugal