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Stift Altenburg

Abt-Placidus-Much-Strasse 1, Altenburg 3591, Austria
+43 2982 3451
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Amazing place a must see

Really amazing with breathtaking library, crypt and gardens, excellent renovation made and spirit... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Dimitar G
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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Baroque jewel admidst gardens and pure nature

A great Monastery with academic library, crypt, Sala Terrena, an abbey beyond the abbey (the... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
8christinek
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Vienna Region, Austria
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Abt-Placidus-Much-Strasse 1, Altenburg 3591, Austria
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Really amazing with breathtaking library, crypt and gardens, excellent renovation made and spirit kept. A Must see for everyone who adores culture

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

A great Monastery with academic library, crypt, Sala Terrena, an abbey beyond the abbey (the excavations of the medieval original church, built during the 12 to 15th century), chapter house, cloister and gardens. The whole construction is awesome! The nearby gardens refer to specivic topics...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Tremendous hidden gem. Well restore, interesting, fascinating, engrossing self tour. The English paper guide is a little choppy, but frankly the sights and art and restoration are simply amazing. The restoration includes the Medieval original church excavations, which is simply awesome. We also ate at...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2014

One of Austria’s hidden treasures, this monastery dates from 1144. After several centuries of war, raids, invasions and other disasters, it was renovated in the 17th and 18th centuries in the high baroque and rococo style that also defines its better known brother, the abbey...More

4  Thank AandL_10
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