Altenburg Abbey

benedictine abbey in Lower Austria
Crypt
Library at Altenburg abbey

Altenburg Abbey is a Benedictine monastery in Austria. It was founded in 1144 by Countess Hildeburg of Poigen-Rebgau. It is located in Horn, near Sankt Pölten, in Lower Austria. The site is known for its Baroque architecture today.

Fresco on a church ceiling

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