Monasteries of San Millán de la Cogolla facts for kids

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San Millán Yuso and Suso Monasteries *
San Millán de Suso
Country Spain
Type Cultural
Criteria ii, iv, vi
Reference 805
Region ** Europe and North America
Inscription history
Inscription 1997 (21st Session)

The monasteries of San Millán de Suso (6th century) and San Millán de Yuso (11th century) are two monasteries in the village of San Millán de la Cogolla, La Rioja, Spain. They were designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in December 1997.

The monasteries were one of 100 finalists for the 12 Treasures of Spain in 2007.

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