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Worth a Quick Tour.

It probably would have seemed more impressive if we hadn't just toured the Immaculate Conception... read more

Reviewed December 13, 2018
Butch E
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Nashville, Tennessee
Worth it if near Evansville, Louisville or Monkey Hollow Winery

Beautiful and peaceful place. The Archabbey is one of only two in the United States. Take a self... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2018
claybournx2
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Evansville, Indiana
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Reviewed December 13, 2018

It probably would have seemed more impressive if we hadn't just toured the Immaculate Conception Monastery. However, it still was worth the stop and the quick self-guided tour of the Chapel and Chamber Room.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Butch E
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful and peaceful place. The Archabbey is one of only two in the United States. Take a self guided tour of The Archabbey Church, courtyards, library and the Chapter Room. Try to be there for one of the 5 prayer times with the monks, all...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank claybournx2
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Stunning. Picturesque grounds and architecture. We parked and visited the welcome center, where the monk-guided tour (free) begins. Moderate walk, indoor and outdoor including stairs, mild hills, and garden viewing. The welcome center is open for guests, with complimentary flavored water Station, as well as...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robin C
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Took the self guided tour. Pamphlet for walking tour was very descriptive and helpful. Also picked up a map with stops lettered. Would definitely recommend grabbing one. The campus is so very beautiful and peaceful. Loved the open door (literally) policy. The simplicity of the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ricog
Reviewed November 25, 2017

It's not easy to reach St. Meinrad but well worth the effort. The archabbey is only one of seven in the world and from the outside is an architectural marvel. The interior doesn't match the exterior as it was renovated in the late 1990s. No...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

In my two visits to Saint Meinrad Archabbey, I was struck by the tranquility of the place. For those looking for a place that seems almost removed from the world, a place to clear your mind and to re-center, the church and grounds at Saint...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank LuluA518
Reviewed February 12, 2017

Saint Meinrad's Archabbey history begins in 1854, when 2 Swiss monks came to Indiana at the request of father Joseph Kundek. The title "Archabbey" was bestowed on Saint Meinrad in 1953. Saint Meinrad is one of two archabbeys in the U.S. In addition to the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed October 13, 2016

This is a great place to just enjoy the peace and quiet and meditation be it in the actual church or in the surrounding beautiful natural setting. There are only two arch abbeys in the U.S. and only 9 world wide so this is a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed September 28, 2016

We have been to Saint Meinrad Archabbey before when we spent a night and enjoyed the atmosphere of this place. This time we were in the area and decided to visit again. There is some construction going on but that does not stop one from...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Daniel M
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Was here on retreat with my husband. You feel the holiness of the Hill when you round the corner and see the spires rousing above the town. Saint Meinrad always feels like home. So glad to have another reason to be here.

Date of experience: September 2016
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