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Nice cistercian cathedral

Located next to the town of Schontal along a river. There were two free parking lots between the... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
Robert G
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King George, Virginia
Surprisingly rich example of a unique abbey (cistercian)

Though secularized after 1800 the abbey still gives a vivid impression of an era when abbeys like... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2016
Pradatsch
,
Malters, Switzerland
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9 Jun 2017
“Nice cistercian cathedral”
29 Jul 2016
“Surprisingly rich example of a unique abbey (cistercian)”
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Reviewed 9 June 2017

Located next to the town of Schontal along a river. There were two free parking lots between the abbey and the river, about a 2 minute walk to the buildings. There was a small information center, bathrooms, a snack/souvenir shop, and a café. The church...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2016

Though secularized after 1800 the abbey still gives a vivid impression of an era when abbeys like these were powerful and rich. The buildings still show the function they once had and you should not leave the baroque church without getting some further information on...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

We were staying for a wedding 5 mins down the road and nipped here in the morning. We were amazed at how picturesque the village was. The Abbey dominates of course with most of the buildings within its walls. The interior is really beautiful and...More

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