A Cistercian convent full of treasures
Heiligkreuztal Monastery

Heiligkreuztal Monastery

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The monuments of the State Palaces and Gardens of Baden-Württemberg are closed until at least Sunday, January 31, 2021.
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 January 31, 2021 inclusive, and beyond that date in accordance with the general development of the overall situation.

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The resplendent choir window of Heiligkreuztal Monastery
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Heiligkreuztal Monastery
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A view of the convent church: the resplendent choir window and the richly decorated altars ; photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Joachim Feist
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Heiligkreuztal Monastery is the best preserved of six Cistercian convents in the region, with a rich cultural heritage. Its museum holds a treasure trove of rare ecclesiastical art.

Motif of the Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg


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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