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Michaelstein Monastery

The Michaelstein Monastery founded in 1146 is situated in a quiet idyllic location on the edge of the Harz. It experienced during the Middle Ages a long period of prosperity, its abbots were repeatedly used for clerical duties by the pope. Today it is the headquarters the Music Academy of Saxony-Anhalt, and houses a collection of historic musical instruments. Thanks to extensive restoration work you can view the impressive Romanesque and Gothic Cistercian architecture.

Costs:
Adults 5.00 euro / Children 3.00 euro

Address:
Kloster Michaelstein
Michaelstein 3
338889 Blankenburg
Tel: 03944 90300
www.kloster-michaelstein.de

April to October
Monday 10.00 - 18.00
Tuesday 10.00 - 18.00
Wednesday 10.00 - 18.00
Thursday 10.00 - 18.00
Friday 10.00 - 18.00
Saturday 10.00 - 18.00
Sunday 10.00 - 18.00
November to March
Monday 14.00 - 17.00
Tuesday 14.00 - 17.00
Wednesday 14.00 - 17.00
Thursday 14.00 - 17.00
Friday 14.00 - 17.00
Saturday 14.00 - 17.00
Sunday 14.00 - 17.00

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