The Andechs monastery near Munich was initially built in 1388 and later received baroque elements between 1669 and 1751. Nowadays, the Benedictine monastery is visited every year by 200000 visitors, who come to taste the beer produced in the monastery brewery.

01 Church tower 02 Andechs monastery side view 03 Gate to church 04 Ceiling fresco 05 Andechs monastery
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