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beautiful peaceful and historic church

After you enjoy the gardens surrounding the monastery be sure to go inside and enjoy the peace and... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2016
JOHN04LEEDS
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Berwick-upon-Tweed, United Kingdom
Impressive klosterkirche

The most important building in Alpirsbach is the old monastery and church belonging to it. The... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2016
monika c
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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28 Jun 2017
“A vast church”
20 Jun 2017
“Nice but didn't bowl me over ”
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Klosterplatz, Alpirsbach, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 25 October 2015

It was closed when we arrived in town but we took a nice walk around the monastery and took some pictures of it. The abbey monks used to brew beer which is produced by a local brewery today and it's really good.

1  Thank Ron S
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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I love churches. I thought this had an expensive entrance fee for what was on offer. It was €6 and a further €3 if you want to take photos. We were handed a written guide in excellent English. However there was so much detail that...More

1  Thank GingerLady
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

A vast church in this small town next to the brewery, on has to pay to enter, also a musium, which was very poor.

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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I love churches. I thought this had an expensive entrance fee for what was on offer. It was €6 and a further €3 if you want to take photos. We were handed a written guide in excellent English. However there was so much detail that...More

1  Thank GingerLady
Reviewed 4 July 2016

After you enjoy the gardens surrounding the monastery be sure to go inside and enjoy the peace and tranquillity which will soothe you especially on a hot day. You will easily be able to spend a couple of hours admiring the architecture and soaking up...More

1  Thank JOHN04LEEDS
Reviewed 5 May 2016

The most important building in Alpirsbach is the old monastery and church belonging to it. The church dominates the city. Impressive. Constructed in the typical red stone. Inside beautiful pillars some decorated.notice the modern organ as well. Next to the monastery the brewery. We did...More

1  Thank monika c
Reviewed 25 October 2015

It was closed when we arrived in town but we took a nice walk around the monastery and took some pictures of it. The abbey monks used to brew beer which is produced by a local brewery today and it's really good.

1  Thank Ron S
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

Old town definitely worth a visit. English language leaflet available. Go to the free town museum as well, open from 2pm. This is a little old fashioned and all in German but still interesting. Brewery shop is very good value and glass blowing centre has...More

1  Thank David P
Reviewed 24 September 2014

Cost was €3 per person with the konus card and was well worth it. The museum comprises of the old Cloisters and has rtifacts found when they were restoring the place including some old clothing. A free leaflet is available in English and the cloisters...More

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