Santes Creus Monastery came into being in 1160 under the patronage of the Montcada and Cervelló houses and Count Ramon Berenguer IV. On the banks of the River Gaià the monks, who came from the Occitan Abbaye de Grandselve, found the ideal site for building a monastery which, until 1835, would be...
Plaça Jaume el Just, s/n
Last admission 30 minutes before closing time.
From Tuesday to Sunday, including public holidays.
From 1 October to 31 May: from 10 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
From 1 June to 30 September: from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Closed on Mondays except public holidays, 25 and 26 December and 1 and 6 January.