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Cloisters of the Monastery of Saint Bernard de Clairvaux

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Peace, history and beauty

A millionaire travelling through Spain, saw this monastery and decided to purchase and ship it to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
North Miami Beach, Florida
Nice and peaceful

This place is incredible. It is beautiful, old and its history is very interesting. The gardens... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Miami, Florida
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A millionaire travelling through Spain, saw this monastery and decided to purchase and ship it to South Florida, what about that? Well, thank you, millionaire! It is a beautiful place, peaceful and a real 12th-century history under your feet.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank claudia_princess15
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This place is incredible. It is beautiful, old and its history is very interesting. The gardens are pretty nice.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Agostina_N
Reviewed 16 April 2018

It is a very small 'monastery', well maintained and with an interesting history. It is well worth the visit, however. It feels like a medieval place with bare walls and rustic decorations, and there is a garden with many places to take pictures. PS: tiny...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Blikofl
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Open til 4:30 but entry closes at 4pm good vibes... history is thought the place nice little garden less then an hour need

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dee22321205
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This place is incredible. It is beautiful, old and its history is very interesting. It could be kept up a bit better, but overall this should be on your place of stops whenever you are in the area.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Faloughi
Reviewed 20 February 2018

St. Bernard de Clairvaux Church is a medieval Spanish monastery cloister which was built in the town of Sacramenia in Segovia, Spain, in the 12th century but dismantled in the 20th century and shipped to New York City in the United States. It was eventually...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank paultS1550EC
Reviewed 27 June 2017

St. Bernard land preserve has lots on the property to see and visit. it's so beautiful, it's a rare Spanish National Monument so much history from the beginning around the 1200's to the 1920s to its sale in the 60's and its current day condition.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank JimDeBerry
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This place has a nice history. The newspaper tycoon William Randolph Hearst bought it in Spain, brought it to the States, supposedly for his castle in California, but ended up in Miami, so we were very lucky to have it

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Victoria Q
Reviewed 14 April 2017

A beautiful landscape and interesting history all in one. Bring your camera for scenic photo ops. We passed by the chapel where they were about to start service and the priestess was so welcoming that we joined in. And it's not even our religion!

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank girlalex79
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Nice place with nice potential of grounds , great trees and natural settings however it needs a little love , it would take you 1/2 hour to walk around this quickly or 2 hours slowly ...

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank MarPelletier
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Admission is $10. Seniors pay $5. Miles