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A historically significant abbey in scenic surroundings

Hirsau Monastery

Hirsau Monastery, window in the chapel of St. Mary; photo: Landesmedienzentrum Baden-Württemberg, Dieter Geissler

Enjoy the historical flair

Hirsau Monastery, cloister; photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Andrea Rachele

Go on a journey of discovery

Hirsau Monastery, chapel of St. Mary; photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Andrea Rachele

Marvel at the stunning chapel

Between the densely wooded hills of the Black Forest, in the Nagold Valley, lie the ruins of Hirsau Monastery (Kloster Hirsau). Also known as the Monastery of St Peter and Paul, the former Benedictine abbey is an architectural milestone.