Monuments

St. Georgen. Bild/Photo: Wikipedia.

Benedictine monastery of Sankt Georgen

The Benedictine  monastery Sankt Georgen in Stein am Rhein changed faith in 1526. The medieval monastery was dissolved soon afterwards. The monastery museum gives access to the monastery and to the gardens. The murals are among the earliest Renaissance paintings north of the Alps, rom the beginning of the 16th century. (Source and further information: www.klostersanktgeorgen.ch).