Kloster Engelberg - Benediktinerabtei, Engelberg

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  • An imposing building with a fascinating ecclesiastical and political history. And the cafe has a live cheese-making demonstration.  more »
  • Engelberg's Benedictine Monastery was established in 1120 and rebuilt in 1740 after a fire burned the original complex down. We toured the historic abbey with a knowledgeable monk, and it was a very.....  more »
  • I just had the opportunity this afternoon to visit this church and monastery. Both within and without there was attention to detail and beauty. The grounds were adorned with lovely flowers and gardens. Inside the artistry and craftsmanship throughout was breathtaking. There were several beautiful side chapels and alters. The paintings, sculpture, architectural beauty all served to create an atmosphere of dignity and holiness. I would definitely make this one of your must see stops when visiting Engelberg.
  • A charming town with amazing views. Definitely worth a visit if you want a relaxing stroll for a couple of hours.

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