Recommendation

benediktinerabtei-grabensee-kulturBenedictine Monastery

The monastery in Michaelbeuern was founded in 736 and houses many religious works of art. One can view a medieval refectory, cloisters, abbey church with its Rottmayr-Guggenbichler altar, chapel choir, library and abbey hall with magnificent frescos. Furthermore, there are always special exhibitions to see.

 

freilichtmuseum-salzburg-grabensee-gasthofSalzburger Freilichtmuseum in Großgmain near Salzburg

In the shadow of the mighty Untersberg mountain you will find a great collection of farmhouses and pieces of folk art from all around the province of Salzburg merged together into an area easily explored in a stroll: the Salzburger Freilichtmuseum in the community of Großgmain has a collection of 60 farmhouses as well as traditional barns, skilled worker′s houses, mills and mountain cabins.