Limburg Abbey Ruins

Bad Dürkheim, Germany

In the 9th century, the Salian Dukes from Worms built a fortress on the Linthberg as their family seat. In the early 11th century, the fortress was converted into a Limburg monastery with a basilica. It existed until the mid-16th century, today impressive ruins remains.

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Founded: 11th century
Category: Religious sites in Germany
Historical period: Ottonian Dynasty (Germany)

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Rikard Dimić (2 years ago)
Very nice for a hiking route or by car. Recommended for family visits, or small groups. Possibility of dinning out, very peaceful historic place.
arun thankaraj (2 years ago)
Scenically beautiful... historically interesting.
Jelena Pavlica (2 years ago)
Monastery ruins of Limburg ...in a place like this your historical imagination can blossom."
Sean Lyons (3 years ago)
Beautiful ruins with great views on two sides. It's free when there are no events and has a nice cafe/resaurant on the premises.
Theresa Mueller (3 years ago)
Beautiful kloster ruins. Perfect place to begin a day trip to the Dad Durkheim area.
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