Guided tour of the monastery

Engelberg

Funpark

Funpark

Parking de la halle des sports

Parking de la halle des sports

Engelberg est

Engelberg est

Engelberg Spannort

Engelberg Spannort

Brunni - Engelberg - Klostermatte

Brunni - Engelberg - Klostermatte

Brunni - Engelberg - Talstation Engelberg

Brunni - Engelberg - Talstation Engelberg

Härzlisee Brunni 1860 m.ü.M.

Härzlisee Brunni 1860 m.ü.M.

Titlis Jochpass

Titlis Jochpass

Titlis Trübsee

Titlis Trübsee

Brunni Sessel

Brunni Sessel

Brunni - Engelberg - Sessellift Bergstation

Brunni - Engelberg - Sessellift Bergstation

Engelberger Wetter und Bergpanorama.

Engelberger Wetter und Bergpanorama.

Engelberg Hahnenblick

Engelberg Hahnenblick

Fürenalp

Fürenalp

The Benedictine Monastery, built in 1120, forms the center of Engelberg. To date there are still approximately 30 monks living and working in the Engelberg monastery.

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Duration:
1/2 day

Persons:
1 - 35

Cost:
Yes

Season:
Whole year

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The Engelberg Benedictine monastery - for centuries heaven on earth:
Engelberg's culture dates back to the 12th Century. The village is defined by the monastery and the Collegiate Church. Switzerland's largest church organ, the impressive Collegiate Library, the Valley Museum, a show dairy and a manor house are to be found here. In Engelberg, culture has for centuries been linked with the Divine. The monastery, founded in 1120 and still inhabited by monks, has significantly contributed to the development of this vacation destination

Guided tours of the monastery:
The Engelberg monastery is offering the following cultural program:
Wednesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. tours can be conducted. Reduced program in May and October up to mid-December. The tours in the monastery and church as well as to the film shows start at the entrance.

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    John Sanders

    It was a wonderful surprise, when traveling through Switzerland, '85, to come upon the Benedictine Monastery, in Engelberg. I was taught by Monks in Cleveland, Ohio, at Benedictine High School.... John '64

    Sunday, Apr 22, 2012 8:27 PM

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