Wienhausen, cloister complex
ID
 
396
 
Original Country
 
Germany
 
Region
 
Niedersachsen (Lower Saxony)
 
Sorting Title
 
Wienhausen, cloister complex
 
Subject
 

An arial view of the monastic complex at Wienhausen.

 
Original Location
 

Wienhausen

 
Descriptive Notes
 

This arial photo shows the entire monastic complex of Wienhausen. Although altered over the centuries, the medieval nuns' choir is visible on the right-hand side of the photo with the parish church located behind it to the east. The 14th century west wing, which held the former winter refectory, appears on the left-hand side of the image. The east cloister wing and north wing date from the sixteenth century.

 
Current Repository
 

Wienhausen

 
Photo Credit
 
Praun Kunstverlag, Munich
 
Statement
 

Abbess Renate von Randow; Wolfgang Brandis

 
Image of Wienhausen, cloister complex.