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The Monastery Speinshart is an abbey of the Premonstratensian order in Speinshart in the Upper Palatinate in the Diocese of Regensburg. The system with four wings was created in the Baroque. The collegiate church with the Patrozinium Maria Immaculata is today a parish and parish church (Source: Wikipedia).
May 25, 2017
The Monastery Speinshart was built in the 12th century as a Romanesque monastery. The monastery church is one of the most important architectural monuments of the Upper Palatinate. The unique design of the church interior is characterized by the abundance of stucco work and paintings. The monastery is located in the midst of the preserved as an ensemble monastery village Speinshart, which was renovated exemplary. Together with the historic monastery village, the monastery is a cultural asset of European importance.
April 18, 2018
E-bike charging option!The Speinshart Monastery has a monastery village which, probably for reasons of fortification, was arranged in a ring around the monastery. At that time, the monastery village could only be entered through the north gate, as there were still swamp areas around the monastery at the time.
June 8, 2020
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