The Engelberg Monastery is 900 years old and takes visitors on a journey into the past in its anniversary year. Discover now the different group offers.
Since its foundation in 1120, the Benedictine monastery of Engelberg has shaped the history of the high valley. As an active, cosmopolitan monastic institution, the monastery has made a significant contribution to Engelberg's development into an internationally renowned holiday and tourism resort and continues to shape the town to this day.
The anniversary programme is well worth seeing. Concerts, guided tours, lectures and many other special events are planned in Engelberg throughout the anniversary year. The anniversary celebrations begin on 1 December 2019 and last until the end of 2020.