The Templars in Spain

First formed in France in response to attacks on pilgrims to the Holy Land, the Knights Templars rapidly grew until the original nine ‘Poor Knights’ had grown into a powerful international Order.

From Ireland, Scotland and England to Slovakia, from Sweden to Palestine, the Templars built castles, churches and skillfully- run farms and industry.  Yet Spain was to play host to a particularly powerful Templar presence. Find out why…..

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