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Askeby Abbey

Askeby Abbey / Askeby kloster

Cultural Route
  • European Route of Cistercian Abbeys
Country
  • Sweden
Member Category
  • Cultural Institution / NGO
  • Heritage Site
Member Status
Network
Year of Accession to Membership
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Contact Details
Föreningen Askeby kloster (Askeby Abbey Association)
Askeby kyrka
SE-58562 Linghem

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Website: www.askebyabbey.com
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Contact Person
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Main Town/Region
Askeby (Linköping, Östergötland County)
Site Town/Region
Askeby (Linköping, Östergötland County)
Main GPS Location
58.409157, 15.857534
Site GPS Location
58.409157, 15.857534
UNESCO World Heritage List
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European Heritage Label
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Other Heritage Labels
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Description
Askeby Abbey was a Cistercian nunnery in operation from the late 12th century until 1529. The place where the Abbey was erected is commemorated by a memorial stone.
The Askeby Abbey Association works to disseminate the knowledge of the Monastery and the environment in which it worked, by developing visits, publishing writings, by lectures and study circles and more.
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