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“Amazing”

Augustiner Chorherrenstift St. Florian
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing library, marble reception hall and church. Lovely grounds and buildings. Bruckner tomb in crypt.

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Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

One of our world's great treasures - this monastery compound with a beautiful abbey is outstanding. The painted ceilings are staggering. Organist Anton Bruckner played here; he's buried in the crypt. Our group was blessed with a library tour which brought us to tears. A UNESCO World Heritage site not to be missed!

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Reviewed 25 October 2016

This church and seminary occupy a large site containing many stunning and ornate buildings all on a large scale. The main church in particular is incredibly ornate and richly decorated, the seminary monumental, even the small chapel to out Lady is beautifully atmospheric and peaceful.

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Reviewed 7 September 2016

This is a wonderful place to visit. It feels like a working Abbey should do. It's peaceful and tranquil, but huge and Baroque. It's religion on a massive scale.

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Performing and recording with The Cleveland Orchestra in Sankt Florian Stift, we enjoyed walking the beautifully landscaped grounds and visiting the burial place of composer Anton Bruckner, who lies in state beneath the magnificent organ on which he performed. The acoustics are amazing, even heavenly, inside the ornate Baroque sanctuary. There is a wonderful gift shop and Feuerwehr museum as well as restaurants.

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