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Another Weserrenaissance experience

Finally succeeded to visit Corvey as part of us exploring Weserrenaissance architecture. We were... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Jansemand
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Copenhagen, Denmark
Beautiful baroque church

Part of the 7 castles of the Weser valley this abbey and home form an impressive complex. On the... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2016
2jus
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Coventry
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7 Oct 2017
“Another Weserrenaissance experience”
18 Aug 2017
“beautiful castle”
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UNESCO World Heritage Site CORVEY The former Benedictine abbey of Corvey is considered to be one of the most important monastic establishments in medieval Germany and has been appointed a UNESCO World Heritage site. After nearly 1000 years of...more
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Schloss Corvey, 37671 Hoxter, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Finally succeeded to visit Corvey as part of us exploring Weserrenaissance architecture. We were not disappointed. The church interior was quite interesting and so was the rooms allocated to the library.

Thank Jansemand
Reviewed 18 August 2017

could have spent hours here!! even my 3 year old loved it!! beautiful place to visit and spend time..

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 10 July 2016

There's a 2 euro fee for the parking lot and a small fee (can't recall the amount) for entering the church. There's a restaurant immediately to the right when entering through the gates. The church is to the right and then left when entering. There's...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2016

We visited Corvey Abbey this morning and stayed for about two hours. It has a fascinating history and the building is magnificent, particularly the chapel with all the angels adorning it. The 75000 volumes go Hoffman books was amazing to see.

Thank LikeTraveler
Reviewed 13 May 2016

Part of the 7 castles of the Weser valley this abbey and home form an impressive complex. On the outside the building is grand and impressive. Unfortunately if you do not speak German it is difficult to get a sense of the history as the...More

1  Thank 2jus
Reviewed 2 December 2015

Since it's quite a new entry on UNESCO World Heritage list, inscribed in 2014, we were afraid it would be so-so. But the Castle and former convent of Corvey really surprised us in the most positive way. It's beautiful from the entrance gate, as you...More

Thank Tina Q
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Corvey was not really on our list of things to visit when we toured the central part of Germany. We kind of stumbled over it, and were in awe about the monastry and baroque church. The history of the place is impressive. Nearby Hoexter is...More

Thank SGECHAMPION
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Nothing special... Unpleasant personnel. How did they get the Unesco title remains a question. Much better places around.

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Reviewed 5 May 2015

I have had the pleasure of dining at both of the restaurants on numerous occasions and have celebrated events in the Medieval cellars. The art exhibitions have been intriguing and fit well into the restored building. I am sure that I will visit again when...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2014

This is a remarkable site, worthy of its UNESCO designation....visit it by bicycle, along the beautiful Weser bike path...founded in the 9th century, it is a rare jewel in a beautiful natural environment.

Thank John M
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