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Marienberg Abbey

Marienberg Abbey above Burgusio/Burgeis dates back to the 12th Century. The highest located Benedictine abbey in Europe is situated at an altitude of 1,340 m a.s.l., since 900 years monks live here according to the rules of Saint Benedict of Nursia. Today, the main hall displays impressions about the daily life of the monks marked by Benedict's credo ora et labora. The exhibition displays also beautiful paintings such as the Romanesque Crypt frescoe with its unique depiction of angels.

Special exhibitions 2019:

- Everything has its time - Timepieces at Marienberg Abbey

- Corvus Corax - Animals in Marienberg

description to arrive at destination

From Malles in direction to the Passo Resia, follow the signs through the village Burgusio till the monastery Marienberg.

 

Informations

Contact Marienberg Abbey
Street Slingia, 1
Zip code 39024
Place Malles - Slingia / Mals - Schlinig
Öffnungszeiten
15. March - 31. October
10:00 - 17:00 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
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Local history and culture in Venosta Valley
The cultural region of Venosta Valley in South Tyrol is characterized by its lively customs, traditions and also sense of innovation; from the Romanesque “Stairways to Heaven” project through all periods of art up to contemporary architecture, art, theater and music.