• Guided tours
  • Service
  • Ikonenausstellung
  • Chorgestuehl
  • St. Bernard’s Hall
  • Living in the Abbey
  • Sustainability


Dear visitor! Welcome to our website and thank you for taking interest. With this web presence we would like to open our doors to you. Get an idea of the life the Cistercian monks of Stams lead – but do ... Weiterlesen...



Saint Benedict says in his monastic order: „Let nothing, therefore, be put before the Work of God.“ (RB 43,3). This quote implies the importance of the liturgy. Alongside the Divine Office, Holy Communion is the indispensable heart of our monastic ... Weiterlesen...



Our shop is situated in the recently renovated Orangery. You will receive detailled information on the abbey and its history in the form of guidebooks and postcards. Alongside our homemade jams, honey, liqueurs and schnaps we also offer souvenirs, devotional ... Weiterlesen...


Guided tours

Timetable: We offer guided tours all year round October to May: Wednesday, 2pm or anytime on request June to September: 9am / 10am/ 11am and 1pm/ 2pm/ 3pm/ 4pm Admission fees: Single: €4.70 Groups: €4.00 per person Seniors: €4.00 Students: ... Weiterlesen...



As a monastic community that obeys the rule of Saint Benedict we consider hospitality a virtue of greatest importance. „Let all guests who arrive be received like Christ!“ (RB 53,1) That is why everyone who asks for accomodation is welcome. ... Weiterlesen...

Geistlicher Impuls

(Deutsch) Kollektive Vergeltung

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Time restrictions for guided tours through the Basilica in 2015

Time restrictions for guided tours through the Basilica in 2015 Because of construction and intonation works on the new great organ in the basilica the visiting hours will be restricted in the period from May 26th to August 30th 2015: ... Weiterlesen...