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A Cistercian convent full of treasures

Heiligkreuztal Monastery

The resplendent choir window of Heiligkreuztal Monastery; photo: Landesmedienzentrum Baden-Württemberg, Dieter Jäger

Feel the enchantment

Heiligkreuztal Monastery; photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Achim Mende

Go on a journey of discovery

A view of the convent church: the resplendent choir window and the richly decorated altars ; photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Joachim Feist

Enjoy the aura

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.