For more than 100 years, this house was home to the sisters of charity, a nun order of the Catholic church.
On February 10, 1866, the nuns moved into this house, and started a conevnt and school for girls.
In 1911, a playground was added for children.
Between 1922 and 1925, the convent was expanded with a chapel, due to the growing community of nuns.
In 1988, the bishop chose to put the house for sale, and it was soon after bought by the municipality of Sant Llorenc des Cardassar. Today, the building houses a school for adults.
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Sant Llorenç des Cardassar
Sant Llorenç is undoubtedly one of the most overseen villages in Mallorca, however, if you have been on holiday in the eastern part of the island, there is a good chance that you have actually visited the municipality as Sant Llorenç is home to the popular beach destinations of Cala Millor, s’Illot and Sa Coma, which are shared with Son Servera and Manacor. Sant Llorenç des Cardassar offers an authentic and charming little village that expands from the central church square where a handful of bars sits. As for sightseeing, there are two major attractions in Sant Llorenç; the fortress of Punta de n’Amer and the Talyotic settlement of s’Illot, the rest of the points of interest include the parochial church, the regional style architecture and some small monuments to enjoy. You can enjoy multiple annual events and festivities in Sant Llorenç at all times of the year, it’s a great way to connect with the Mallorcan and local culture.