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Cloisters of the Monastery of Saint Bernard de Clairvaux

16711 W Dixie Hwy, North Miami Beach, FL 33160-3714
+1 305-945-1462
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Hidden Gem!

St. Bernard land preserve has lots on the property to see and visit. it's so beautiful, it's a... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
JimDeBerry
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Been there many times.

This place has a nice history. The newspaper tycoon William Randolph Hearst bought it in Spain... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Victoria Q
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16711 W Dixie Hwy, North Miami Beach, FL 33160-3714
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Reviewed 26 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.

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

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!

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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 ...

Thank MarPelletier
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Lovely cloisters nestled in the middle of north miami. We thoroughly enjoyed touring the cloisters, church and surrounding gardens. They could do with either a prerecorded tour or a proper tour with more history on how part of this Spanish Monastery was taken down and...More

Thank 120,131
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We had a great time visiting and learning the history of this monastery. The gardens are nice too and there are some interesting antiques on display as well. Worth the trip!

Thank R R
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I believe this is the oldest standing building in North America. The story of the Monastery is really interesting and the medieval architecture should not be missed.

Thank Jaysent
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Look for my information placed as "The Ancient Spanish Monastery". It is the same thing. There are some valuable info,

Thank caalex282
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The entire monastery is a treat for the whole family. If you are into Medieval anything, including architecture, then this is definitely a place to visit. It's a fun 1-2 hours of slow walking and taking in the amazing scenery and sights. Definitely bring your...More

Thank Louis R
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

If you want to see nice and unique architecture you should come to the Monastery" The gardens and the building great location for a beautiful wedding or classic reception !

Thank Sullymara
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Daniel K
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