The monastery was brought from Spain to Miami during the twelfth century as part of the Abbey of Santa María La Real, it is located 16711 West Dixie Highway North Miami Beach, FL 33160.
Today it is used for the service of the Episcopal Church in the United States and at the same time as a tourist attraction.
The visit to the monastery lasts about 1 to 2 hours, or you can stay until sunset. You can watch the ornate vaulted ceilings in a Gothic style, plus every corner has its charm. There are gift shops where you can get your own memories of this visit. The monastery holds events such as weddings, church services, baptisms, first communions and others... you can request it in English or Spanish.