Introduction to the history of the order
An exhibition which introduces you to the history, development and expansion of the Cistercian order along the filiation line of Morimond. This line, too, leads on to Altzella.
Markets, concerts and special guided tours invigorate the idyllic monastery. Here you can learn when exclusive events in Altzella are awaiting you.
Exhibitions at the Altzella Monastery
The exhibition rooms at the Altzella Monastery accommodate various permanent exhibitions that deal with the history of the monastery and of the religious order. A multi-lingual video on the architectural history and the multimedia station illustrating the emergence of the "Sachsenspiegel", a survey of the law of the German Middle Ages, supplement the impressive historical relics.