Olesa de Montserrat

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Olesa de Montserrat
Municipality
Olesa from the chapel of Sant Salvador de les Espases
Olesa from the chapel of Sant Salvador de les Espases
Coat o airms o Olesa de Montserrat
Coat o airms
Olesa de Montserrat is locatit in Catalonia
Olesa de Montserrat
Olesa de Montserrat
Location in Catalonie
Coordinates: 41°32′42″N 1°53′40″E / 41.54500°N 1.89444°E / 41.54500; 1.89444
Kintra  Spain
Commonty  Catalonie
Province Barcelona
Comarca Baix Llobregat
Govrenment
 • Mayor Salvador Prat i Asensio
Aurie
 • Total 16.75 km2 (6.47 sq mi)
Elevation 124 m (407 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Tot 23,301
 • Density 1,400/km2 (3,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
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Olesa de Montserrat is a municipality in the comarca o Baix Llobregat, in Catalonie, Spain.

Olesa de Montserrat is well kent aroond the nearbi places acause o its olive ile an textile production, but especially acause o its warld-famous Passion play (La Passió d'Olesa), first documentit in 1538. It achievit a warld record in 1996, wi 726 bodies actin onstage at the same time.

Main sichts[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Torre del Relotge
  • Monastery o Sant Pere Sacama
  • Landwart chapel o Sant Salvador de les Espases

Twin touns[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Panareda Clopés, Josep Maria; Rios Calvet, Jaume; Rabella Vives, Josep Maria (1989). Guia de Catalunya, Barcelona:Caixa de Catalunya. ISBN 84-87135-01-3 (Spanish). ISBN 84-87135-02-1 (Catalan).

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