The Convent of St. John in Müstair
2 July 2020
The Benedict Convent of St. John (Sankt Johann) in Müstair (Canton of Graubünden) was founded in the 8th century during the reign of Charlemagne and is a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1983.
The monastery is a complex of historical (Carolingian) buildings and frescos (around 774), a museum and a house of praying and working for more than 1200 years.
The museum shows the history and many objects of great cultural value. (Source and further information: J. Goll, Convent Museum Müstair, Müstair 2004).