Melk AbbeyAbt-Berthold-Dietmayr-Straße 1, 3390 Melk
Melk Abbey is spiritual, intellectual and cultural center, gem of Baroque architecture, UNESCO World Heritage and world-renowned historic attraction.
Since 1089, Benedictine monks have continually been living and working in Melk Abbey. Following the rules laid down by St. Benedict, they try to translate into action the words ORA et LABORA et LEGE (pray and work and learn) by working in pastoral care and education (Melk Abbey Secondary School) as well as organizing cultural events.
Whether you are interested in spirituality, culture, history, nature or architecture: in this colorful conglomerate that is Melk Abbey you find it all.