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Stift Altenburg

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beautifull abbey, must see

This abbey is a definitely worth a visit. Its rare to see so many rooms with the original... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Koen H
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Ghent, Belgium
Amazing place a must see

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

Reviewed 11 October 2017
277dimitarg
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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Abt-Placidus-Much-Strasse 1, Altenburg 3591, Austria
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

This abbey is a definitely worth a visit. Its rare to see so many rooms with the original decoration on the walls, wich is most castles and abbeys is lost. It has a massive crypt and a huge library that are worth seeing. And there...More

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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

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