As you enter the Abbey you first walk into a peaceful cloister, standing in the centre of the garden is a bronze statue depicting Saint Benedict, who is dying, being comforted and supported by two of his Benedictine brothers.
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This leads on to the Bramante Cloister. In the centre there is an octagonal well. From the balcony on the lower section there is a stunning panoramic view of the Liri Valley.
Two statues of Saint Benedict and Saint Scolastica stand at the base of a flight of steps.