Photographer Valeria Luongo’s long-term project explores the daily life of nuns at the Holy Hearts of Jesus and Mary convent in Rome. What exactly does a nun’s life entail, and what happens in their tight-knit community?
Type : Photograph Medium : Print-black-and-white Description : An undated postcard of the exterior of St. Anne's Convent no.7 Summerhill Grove Newcastle upon Tyne. The photograph shows the rear of the convent building which is covered in ivy. Several nuns can be seen in the garden.Monasteries Collection : Local Studies Printed Copy : If you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt quoting Accession Number : 058257
A day trip to the city of Tomar is the ideal way to get out of Lisbon to explore the Convent of Christ, a Unesco World Heritage Site, and the Castle of Almourol. You can take this trip either independently or as part of a tour.