Day 5, Benediktbeuern 2011 (HDR I)
Monastry Benediktbeuern 2011
Google Maps: Kloster Benediktbeuern,Germany
The Monastry was founded in 725 AD the monks controlled the route to the Alps. It is the oldest monastery in Oberbayern.
Under Abbot Walther in the middle ages It was a centre for Goldsmith and Bookbinding and had a library of 250 hand written books.
During the second worldwar it was a military barracks and now it is a centre for theology,Philosophy and science.
It has Conference rooms, guest rooms a restaurant and a beergarden. For more detailed information go to www.benediktbeuern.de
Lens used: Sigma DG 70-300mm