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the final resting place

Lorch Monastery

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

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Lorch Monastery, monastery church; photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Dieter Jäger

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Lorch Monastery, circular painting of the Hohenstaufen dynasty; photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, local administration Ludwigsburg

Experience history first-hand

Lorch Monastery (Kloster Lorch), Wäscherschloss Castle (Burg Wäscherschloss) and Hohenstaufen are key historical locations for the Staufer – representing the birthplace of the dynasty, the official family seat, and its initial burial site.