The Lichtenthal AbbeyCurrently Open
- Address: Cistercienserinnen-Abtei Lichtenthal, Hauptstraße 40, 76534 Baden-Baden, Germany, Biederbach Baden-wurttemberg
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Tags: Family And Kids, Arts And Crafts, Heritage Building
A Cistercian nunnery, the Lichtenthal Abbey was founded in the year 1245 by Irmengard of Baden, also known as Countess Palatine Irmengard of the Rhine. It is said that the widow overstretched herself financially in order to set up this nunnery. Today the abbey belongs to Mehrerau Congregation and Mother Maria Bernadette Hein, the 46th is abbesses it. Along with teaching nuns, the abbey is home to a great works of handicrafts. The structure itself is beautiful building that will raise your curiosity the minute you spot it.
How to Reach The Lichtenthal Abbey
- By car
Love this? Explore the entire list of places to visit in Biederbach Baden-wurttemberg before you plan your trip.
Fancy a good night's sleep after a tiring day? Check out where to stay in Biederbach Baden-wurttemberg and book an accommodation of your choice.