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Calenberg monasteries

Monestary Marienwerder

The monastery Marienwerder is one of five of the Calenberg monasteries and was built as an Augustinian monastery in the district marienwerder in the North-West of Hannover at the end of the 12th century.

Blick vom Weg zwischen Bäumen hindurch, gegen die Sonne auf das weisse Gebäude des Klosters.  Die Bäume haben bereits das meiste Laub verloren, einige gelb-gold-braune Blätter filtern das Sonnenlicht © Region Hannover

It is one of the five Calenberg monasteries. Today, the monastery Marienwerder operates a nursing home.
The monastery church built around 1200 in the Romanesque style Basilica is the oldest church in Hanover.
Opening hours:Sundays from 14:00 to 16:00
Guided tours:the monastery are possible only by appointment