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Alpirsbach Monastery

Alpirsbach Monastery; photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Achim Mende

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Alpirsbach Monastery, visitors ; photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Niels Schubert

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Alpirsbach Monastery, monastery church; photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Arnim Weischer

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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.