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Former convent with long history of the Staufer - must see

You have to pay a little entry fee and it is not self-explanatory, but the history and the... read more

Reviewed July 4, 2018
AlterSchwede13
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Boblingen, Germany
Monastery Church in Interesting Location

We had seen references to Limes and had associated them with limestone until we reached this rather... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2017
garjon47
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North Vancouver, Canada
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4 Jul 2018
“Former convent with long history of the Staufer - must see”
12 Oct 2017
“Monastery Church in Interesting Location”
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Reviewed July 4, 2018

You have to pay a little entry fee and it is not self-explanatory, but the history and the surrounding is worth to visit. To see how the former convent, the former school together with the politics of the Staufer and the european history belong together...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2017

We had seen references to Limes and had associated them with limestone until we reached this rather obscure site and saw the detailed sign boards telling the story of the northern wall of the Roman Empire and then to go on into the Kloster and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 7, 2017

Visited the Monastery, Church an personally I felt that the Round Picture depicting in great detail the local Staufen Dynasty was worth seeing.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed June 22, 2017

this was once practically a private monastery, created by the family who ruled the region and whose church was designed as their resting place. Nowadays only one member of the family is actually buried in the church: Irene, a former Byzantine princess who married a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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