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UNESCO World Heritage Monastery St. Johann

Museum · Scuol Samnaun Val Müstair
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    Photo: Andrea Badrutt, Chur, Tourismus Engadin Scuol Samnaun Val Müstair AG
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    Photo: Andrea Badrutt, Chur, Tourismus Engadin Scuol Samnaun Val Müstair AG
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    Photo: Andrea Badrutt, Chur, Tourismus Engadin Scuol Samnaun Val Müstair AG
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    Photo: Andrea Badrutt, Chur, Tourismus Engadin Scuol Samnaun Val Müstair AG
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    Photo: Andrea Badrutt, Chur, Tourismus Engadin Scuol Samnaun Val Müstair AG
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    Photo: Andrea Badrutt, Chur, Tourismus Engadin Scuol Samnaun Val Müstair AG
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    Photo: Andrea Badrutt, Chur, Tourismus Engadin Scuol Samnaun Val Müstair AG
  • / Audiorundgang durch das Kloster St. Johann
    Photo: Marina Gachnang, Tourismus Engadin Scuol Samnaun Val Müstair AG
Twelve centuries of monastery, building and art history
In the monastery Müstair Benedictine everyday life, cultural care, art and research meet.

The church houses the largest, best-preserved early medieval fresco cycle. In the monastery museum, over 1200 years of history and monastic everyday life are shown.

Guided tours of the church and museum are offered daily for groups of 6 or more. Other thematic tours and events on advertised dates are available on the website.

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Updated: May 05, 2021

Public transport

  • With the Rhaetian Railway (from Chur, Landquart/Prättigau or Upper Engadin) hourly to Zernez.
  • By PostBus from Zernez to the PostBus stop Müstair, Clastra

Getting there

  • From the north: via Landquart - Klosters by car transport through the Vereina tunnel (Selfranga - Sagliains). From Zernez on the H28 into Val Müstair until Müstair ( 50 minutes driving time from Vereina south portal).
  • From the east: via Reschenpass (Nauders) on the SS40 to Mals. From Mals on the SS41 to the Swiss border to Müstair.
  • From the south: via Bolzano and Merano on the SS40 to Malles. From Mals on the SS41 to the Swiss border to Müstair.

Parking

Parking spaces available

Coordinates

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46.629710, 10.448488
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46°37'47.0"N 10°26'54.6"E
UTM
32T 610880 5165035
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UNESCO World Heritage Monastery St. Johann

Via Maistra
7537 Müstair
Phone +41 (0)81 858 61 89

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Audiorundgang durch das Kloster St. Johann

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