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Lovely inside and out.

The exterior and interior are wonderful examples of trompe l’eoile. If you go into the monetary... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
Rochester, New York
Impressive! Don't miss the museum!

The Basilica in Ottobeuren dominates the whole center and is definitely worth a visit. One cannot... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
Napier, New Zealand
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3 Jul 2018
“Lovely inside and out.”
30 Jun 2018
“Impressive! Don't miss the museum!”
Sebastian-Kneipp-Str. 1, 87724 Ottobeuren, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8332 7980
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

The exterior and interior are wonderful examples of trompe l’eoile. If you go into the monetary itself, doors and marble balustrades are all faux. There is at the end of one hell s room that was used s a theatre for the presentation by students...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2018

The Basilica in Ottobeuren dominates the whole center and is definitely worth a visit. One cannot cease to be impressed by the huge churches, cathedrals and basilicas German has on offer. However, as the basilica is part of the abbey, there is a very good...More

Thank Charlotteofvarlet
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

just go and see this abbey . The paintings are very detailed and colorful , it is a must see when you are in this area.

Thank patjatje
Reviewed 13 May 2018

We stopped here on our way to another city and this little town is so cute. The church is truly an amazing work of art. The inside and outside are so beautiful and definitely worth seeing. If you have a chance to stop here you...More

Thank Richjendiaz
Reviewed 23 January 2018

just recently restored on the outside its one of the most beautiful Basilicas in the world!! The paintings on the ceilings are outstanding.

Thank ulrichn640
Reviewed 3 October 2017

One of my '1,001 buildings you must see before you die', I hired a car in Munich to make the trip specially. I wasn't disappointed. Ottobeuren is a small town and the abbey seems improbably large in scale. Rococo isn't to everyone's taste but Ottobeuren...More

Thank Adam S
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

It's a wonderful medieval town with a lot of Bavarian Charme. The hotels are beside the townhall and the streets are full of chairs and tables of the aligned restaurants. The Abbey is a medieval tresor with many saints and reliquaries. The cupola which is...More

Thank Christa Barbara A
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Disgusting. This is the most over-decorated church I have ever seen. Being inside the church I had a strangling feeling.

Thank Malvin K
Reviewed 16 November 2016

u dont find anything like this again, so beautifull. should be wold cultural heritage. Wold class clasic concert every year.

Thank Sponty_k
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

I only walked through, but it was awe-inspiring. There is so much to look at in this one room. I don't know what it offers besides a look at the main chapel area as I don't read German and didn't want to go anywhere off...More

Thank Meredith R
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