Appenzell Monastery

Appenzell, Switzerland

A first convent for women in Appenzell was officially mentioned in 1420/21. In 1613, four Capuchin nuns from Wonnenstein and five from Grimmenstein met with the sisters of the old convent to form a new community in Appenzell. The construction of the monastery church took place in 1619-1621. The monastery was built in 1679-1682.

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Founded: 1420
Category: Religious sites in Switzerland

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Hernan sanchez soto (6 months ago)
Ba Ma (8 months ago)
Kate Markovic (15 months ago)
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Katharina Rusch (18 months ago)
Ein Ort der Ruhe. Der Klostergarten wird mit viel Herzblut gepflegt. Die Räume und Gänge im Kloster spenden eine Art mystische Zurückgezogenheit. Der Empfang ist immer herzlich. Auch für Pilger bietet dieser Ort eine unvergessliche Übernachtung.
Stefanie Furrer (20 months ago)
wundervoll gestalteter kindergottesdienst
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