Unique insights into a monastery church and school
Alpirsbach Monastery

Alpirsbach Monastery

Corona virus COVID-19

MONUMENTS CLOSED

The monuments of the State Palaces and Gardens of Baden-Württemberg are closed until at least Sunday, December 20, 2020.
All guided tours, special tours, concerts and other events planned for this period are cancelled. Events by external organizers or private individuals cannot take place either. This cancellation regulation is initially valid until at least December 20, 2020 inclusive, and beyond that date in accordance with the general development of the overall situation.

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Alpirsbach Monastery
Welcome
Alpirsbach Monastery, visitors
Come and be amazed
Alpirsbach Monastery, monastery church
Come in

Alpirsbach is unique in more ways than one. It is one of the few surviving monasteries in southwestern Germany built in the spirit of the Hirsau Reforms. In addition, it offers fascinating insights into everyday life at a 16th century boarding school.

HIGHLIGHTS

Image: View into the church nave at Alpirsbach MonasteryTHE MONASTERY CHURCHTYPICAL OF THE HIRSAU REFORM
THE MONASTERY CHURCH - TYPICAL OF THE HIRSAU REFORM
Image: Altar of Mary at Alpirsbach MonasteryTHE ALTAR OF ST. MARYLATE GOTHIC MASTERPIECE IN THE MONASTERY CHURCH
THE ALTAR OF ST. MARY - LATE GOTHIC MASTERPIECE IN THE MONASTERY CHURCH
The unusual pants from the Alpirsbach monastery findCLOTHING FROM ALPIRSBACH MONASTERYCLOTHES MAKE THE MAN
CLOTHING FROM ALPIRSBACH MONASTERY - CLOTHES MAKE THE MAN
Image: View into the monastery museumTHE MONASTERY MUSEUMOF MONKS AND SCHOLARS
THE MONASTERY MUSEUM - OF MONKS AND SCHOLARS
Image: Dormitory at Alpirsbach MonasteryTHE DORMITORYTHE MONKS' SLEEPING QUARTERS
THE DORMITORY - THE MONKS' SLEEPING QUARTERS
Motif of the Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg

Corporate videoOUR HERITAGE. YOURS TO ENJOY

If you want to see Baden-Württemberg at its most beautiful, visit the many palaces and gardens run by the state heritage agency, Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten. How about a perfectly-preserved monastery complex, such as the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Maulbronn? Or there are Heidelberg's world-famous ruins. And there's much, much more.

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