Questa Abbazia è uno tra i più grandi complessi architettonici religiosi di epoca romanica in Europa, rimaneggiata nel corso dei secoli e sino ad oggi. Arte e magnificenza.
The Abbey of San Michele di Avigliana (To)-Italy, was born between 963 and 987 on the pilgrimage route to Jerusalem, destined soon to become a center of spirituality and cultural crossroads of trade of great wealth. In the twelfth century became a place of hospitality for pilgrims and aristocrats and heart of the artistic heritage of Europe. The management monastic abbey was suspended in 1622 by Pope Gregory XV, and in 1836 Charles Albert, King of Italy, Antonio Rosmini instructs to set up a sacred religious community, which until now lives in this place.
This Abbey is one of the largest religious Romanesque architectural complexes in Europe, rebuilt over the centuries and until today. Art and magnificence.