An extraordinary ensemble in an idyllic setting

Bebenhausen Monastery and Palace

Bebenhausen Monastery and Palace;  photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Christoph Hermann

Bebenhausen Monastery and Palace;  photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, maintenance Bebenhausen

Bebenhausen Monastery and Palace;  photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Arnim Weischer

The Medieval monastery complex of Bebenhausen is nestled in the gently rolling hills of the Schönbuch nature reserve. Some of its buildings were converted into a royal hunting palace in the 19th century.