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Monastery of the Canons Regular of St. Augustine's Order at

St. Florian

The monastery of Augustinian canons' of St Florian in Upper Austria is a place of encounter and devotion.

The Augustinian canons are a community of priests in the service of pastoral care.

The monastery is considered an important cultural centre in the region. The impressive baroque rooms, the "Bruckner organ" and the library containing 160,000 works impress several thousand visitors every year.

Daily guided tours

Experience history

A guided tour of the Monastery is unique.
Experience baroque grandeur and exciting stories.

From 1 May to 31 October 2024, public guided tours take place daily at 11 am, 1 pm and 3 pm.

Visit the highlights:
Experienced cultural mediators show the library, the imperial Marble Hall, the Sebastian Altar by Albrecht Altdorfer, the Abbey Basilica with the "Bruckner Organ" and the crypt with the sarcophagus of Anton Bruckner. Afterwards, you can also choose to visit our baroque imperial rooms.

The state rooms can only be visited with a guided tour.


From 4 May to 27 October 2024, St. Florian's Monastery is hosting a major exhibition to mark Anton Bruckner's 200th birthday. For the first time, a large number of documents from the monastery archive will be on display, documenting the stages of the great composer's life and work at St. Florian Monastery – presented in multi-sensory, personal and digital cultural mediation formats. In the outdoor area, visual art references Anton Bruckner's visions. All information can be found here.

Individual visitor: from € 13,00
Duration: from 75 minutes
Tickets: Florianer Stiftsladen (shop)
Reservation: tours@stift-st-florian.at

Guided tours for groups and private tours can be booked all year round by prior arrangement.
Please contact us at tours@stift-st-florian.at

"What you wish to ignite in others must first burn within yourself."

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Enjoy & linger

In the dignified ambience of our guest house, you will find the simplicity of a monastery combined with baroque joie de vivre, spaciousness and spirituality.

Relax and recharge your batteries – that's what you can do during a stay in our guest house.

Would you like to book a room?
Then get in touch with us!

In the "Stiftskeller" restaurant, you will also be treated to culinary delights.

The Canons Regular of St. Augustine's Order at St. Florian

Who we are

The Canons Regular of St. Augustine's Order at St. Florian are a community of clergymen who have dedicated themselves to a long tradition of prayer, pastoral care and cultural cultivation.

They follow the Rule of St Augustine and live according to the ideal of community: "Let one be a support to another". Since their foundation in 1071, they have been working at St Florian's Monastery, where they dedicate themselves to the spiritual care of the faithful and the preservation of the cultural heritage.

Their daily life is characterised by the celebration of religious services, the musical tradition and educational work, through which they carry the spiritual and cultural values of the monastery into the world.

Would you like to attend a church service?

9.00 a.m. in the collegiate basilica and
7.00 pm in St Mary's Chapel

On public holidays with pontifical mass:
Parish services at 8.00 a.m. and 7.00 p.m.
Pontifical mass at 10.00 am.

"One be a support to the other."

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