Stift Melk - UNESCO-Welterbe

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ABBEY VISIT         Flyer

As of 1st April 2022
Visits are possible without or with a guided tour

Guided tours in English at 10.55 and 2.55 (April - Oct)
10.55, 1.55 and 2.55 (Mai - Sept)

9.00 am to 5.30 pm (last admission 5.00 pm)

 

NORTHERN BASTION

The Northern Bastion, a historic building from the Baroque age, has been enhanced with contemporary architectural elements and is now open for visitors. On the ground floor, visitors can get many exclusive products, available only in this spacious gift shop of the abbey. The exhibition space on the first floor accommodates the “Wachau Lab”, where the students of the Melk abbey school conceive and organize changing special exhibitions. From the panoramic terrace on the second floor, guests can see the abbey park and the Baroque garden pavilion, the Eastern façade of Melk abbey and the surrounding areas.

daily | 9.00 am to 5.30 pm | Wachau Lab as of End of May

SPECIAL EXHIBITION "Einen Stern spüren" |COLUMNED HALL

daily 9.00 am to 4.30 pm


ABBEY PARK AND BAROQUE PAVILION (April - October)

Before or after the abbey visit the abbey park invites you to linger. The Baroque garden pavilion with exotic frescoes, the “Paradise Garden”, the Jardin Méditerranéen, the Jardin Oriental, the thought-provoking “St. Benedict’s Path”,the “Talking Stones”, the campfire circle, the historical water basin, 250-year-old linden trees and many more accents wait to be discovered.
daily | April-October | 9.00 am to 6.00 pm (last exit)

 

For more information about the abbey visit or reservations, please call +43 2752 555 | 8.30 am - 5.00 pm) or write.