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Sanctuary of San Pedro Claver

The Sanctuary of San Pedro Claver in Verdú, province of Lleida, Catalonia, is a religious site of great historical and spiritual importance. Built in the 18th century in honor of St. Peter Claver, a Jesuit missionary dedicated to the defense of the rights of African slaves, the sanctuary offers a neoclassical architecture with a church and a bell tower. Every September 9, the feast of St. Peter Claver is celebrated with masses, processions and religious activities. In addition to its religious value, the sanctuary is a destination for pilgrims and tourists, who can enjoy guided tours, spiritual retreats and cultural activities. Surrounded by a natural environment of great beauty, with hills, fields and forests, the Sanctuary of San Pedro Claver is a meeting place between the material and the spiritual, where believers unite in adoration and honor to the divine.

  • Address
    Carrer Sant Pere Claver 30, Verdú, Lleida
  • Web
    https://www.jesuites.net/es/pagina/santuario-y-casa-natal-de-sant-pedro-claver
  • Visiting Hours
    Please call +34 973 347 101 to arrange a visit.
  • What to see
    Birthplace of St. Peter Claver

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