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Inside Barcelona there are few examples of the Romanesque Art.
The Church of Sant Pau del Camp (Saint Paul of the field) together with a small cloister, in the Raval Neighborhood, are the only buildings that remain from the Monastery of Sant Pau del Camp, an important Romanesque structure that at the time was outside of the city walls in a flat area surrounded by farm land (the rural location gave the monastery its name).
There are no accurate information about the monastery's origins, but was supposedly founded in the late ninth century. This date was set for the tombstone found...