F. JUNIPER SERRA

Itinerari Juniperià pel municipi de Petra

per Jaume Andreu Galmés

Introduction

TEXTE INTRODUCCIO ANGLES


Street of Junipero Serra

The inauguration was in 1963, to the 250th anniversary of the birth of Junipero. The street between the convent and the street Barracar Alt was built to bring together the Museum and the house of Junipero Serra. Two houses had to be demolished for opening the street, bancs of stone … Read more

House of Junipero Serra (Ca´l Pare Serra)

In 1719 Antoni Serra, father of Junipero, received the house from his brother by donation. The building was probably in a bad condition and had to be renovated. The first reference that Miquel Josep and his parents lived inside dates from 1727, when the boy was 14 years old. That … Read more

Cross of Bonany

This cross of stone was erected in 1949 to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the departure of the Father Serra. The location of the monument is the hilltop called Penya del Calvari, at the front of the Sanctuary Mare de Déu de Bonany, the same place where Junipero spoke the … Read more