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Building/place that was a monastery. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Historic
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Useful combination
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Status: in use

There are many places which were originally build as monasteries, but are used different today. In these cases, historic=monastery should be preferred over building=monastery. The culturally significance is better expressed that way.

See also

amenity=monastery - A feature rich and consistent tagging scheme for a monastery.