Mariastein Abbey

Heaven on Earth

Mariastein (St. Mary in the Rock) is known as a place of pilgrimage and Shrine of Our Lady, located in the border triangle region and dating back to the 14th century. Legend has it that a child fell from a precipice here and was rescued by the Virgin Mary.

Mariastein Abbey (Photo: Freddy Häner)
Mariastein Abbey (Photo: Freddy Häner)
Mariastein Abbey (Photo: Freddy Häner)
Mariastein Abbey (Photo: Freddy Häner)
Mariastein Abbey (Photo: Freddy Häner)
Mariastein Abbey
Mariastein Abbey
Mariastein Abbey
Mariastein Abbey
Mariastein Abbey
Mariastein Abbey
Mariastein Abbey