We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

ehemalige Abtei Altenberg

Ludwig-Wolker-Strasse 10, 51519 Odenthal, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Improve this listing
Ranked #2 of 4 Attractions in Odenthal
10 visitor photos
Write a Review

5 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Antwerp, Belgium
Top Contributor
752 reviews 752 reviews
649 attraction reviews
593 helpful votes 593 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2012

Founded in 1133 by twelve Cistercian monks from Morimond (Burgundy, France), the site which was given to them, castle Berge, was built 11th century by noble family Deutz (Cologne, afterwards called themselves counts von Berg, according their ancestral seat). After a short time they moved the Abbey from the small castle to the Valley which provided more space. According to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Also consider these other attractions near ehemalige Abtei Altenberg

100% recommend
"Altenberger Dom"
0.1 miles from ehemalige Abtei Altenberg

100% recommend
"Simple but breathtaking interior"
0.1 miles from ehemalige Abtei Altenberg

Eine der zahlreichen Märchenstationen im Märchenwald
57% recommend
"Liebe den Märchenwald"
0.4 miles from ehemalige Abtei Altenberg

Been to ehemalige Abtei Altenberg? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage ehemalige Abtei Altenberg, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing