Ridlerkloster
Community ID
 
2596
 
Town
 
Munich
 
Diocese
 
Munich-Freising
 
Medieval Location
 
The community lay at the corner of Residenzstra├če and Max-Joseph-Platz.
 
Modern Location
 
Munich; in the governmental district of Upper Bavaria
 
Dedication
 
John the Baptist; John the Evangelist
 
Date Founded
 
1295
 
Date Terminated
 
1783
 
Religious Order
 
Franciscan (Second Order of S. Francis)
 
Rule
 
Rule of S. Clare (requires further verification)
 
Foundation Information
 

This community of Franciscan nuns was founded in 1295 by the Patrician family of the Ridler.

 
Secondary Sources
 

Bavaria Franciscana Antiqua III, p. 309, 313, 319, 325. Hist. Staetten, p. 437-456.

 
Miscellaneous Information
 

The community was secularized in 1783, and a portion of its income was given to the University of Ingolstadt.

 
Contributors
 
June Mecham
 
Date Started
 
1295
 
Date Finished
 
1783
 
Length
 
615