Agapia Monastery

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Agapia Monastery

The Agapia Monastery' (Romanian: Mănăstirea Agapia) is a Romanian Orthodox nunnery located 9 km west of Târgu Neamț, in Agapia Commune, Neamţ County. It was built between 1642 and 1647 by Romanian Voivode Vasile Lupu. The church, restored and modified several times during the centuries was painted by Nicolae Grigorescu, between 1858 and 1861.[1][2]


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Coordinates: 47°10′14″N 26°14′08″E / 47.17046°N 26.23552°E / 47.17046; 26.23552