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Simply gorgeous!

The abbey is simply amazing! The entrance fee is a bit high, especially if You would like to visit... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Tibor H
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Dunakeszi, Hungary
Exciting library!

We spent some time in Zirc and in the neighborhood. First day we visited the Library of the Abbey... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
bartamas
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Prague, Czech Republic
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9 Sep 2018
“Simply gorgeous!”
17 Apr 2017
“Exciting library!”
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

The abbey is simply amazing! The entrance fee is a bit high, especially if You would like to visit the whole complex, but it is worth the money. The buildings are fully renovated the venue is beautiful. Certain parts of the abbey are accessible only...More

Thank Tibor H
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We spent some time in Zirc and in the neighborhood. First day we visited the Library of the Abbey, which was really astonishing. We had also a look on the church from inside. The guide was up to the task and told interesting stories as...More

Thank bartamas
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We had a lovely evening stroll around the entrance gardens. The building is beautiful and we were sad that we could not go in as it was shut. Don't miss out on a stroll around and reading the information boards about the Building's history, even...More

Thank ASLtraveller
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Which i would suggest is to see the old library. It is a living libraray and has books from the 14th century as well. Very spectecular.... the wood and the shelves... wonderful. The pictures you can find in the internet can give you a taste...More

Thank Gabor J
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Even from the outside, the building looks impressive. We visited the church, the library and the arboretum. I was lucky though that I was visiting with a Hungarian as the church guide, a charming 85 year old monk, was only speaking in Hungarian, so I...More

Thank Pengy2013
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We spent our holiday near to Zirc with our dog. We wanted to visit the Abbey, but unfortunately we could not enter the garden with our dog on leash. In many other countries (e.g. Austria, Italy), such sites are dog friendly, the management knows that...More

Thank Pal H
Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

Amazing place to visit, really nice decor inside, friendly staff and clean enviroment. If you are in the area definitely go and visit the abbey and the library.

Thank Renata N
Reviewed 18 February 2016

It's a must, the historical library is awesome! We had our private tour as there were not many visitors, but we thoroughly enjoyed it.

Thank alex3173
Reviewed 13 August 2015

If you are in the region then it is a must to visit this abbey together with the belonging buildings.

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Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

What a beautiful holy place! Simply amazing and breathtaking! It has museum and a huge library and botanical gardens!! FYI, soon it will have it's own lager! Zirc will make the famous lager very soon! If you around Zirc you must stop here and see...More

2  Thank Gergely K
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We have just visited today and the number of visitors was quite low. We didn't pre-book for anything, and it wasn't a problem. The library tour is every half hour, so if there are to many people, you wouldn't have to wait... More
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