Kloster Eberbach - Former Monastery on Top of the Hill

A few minutes up the hill you arrive at Kloster Eberbach a Cistercian monastery that was founded in 1136.

The original monks and founders of the monastery came from Burgundy.

The museum has on display several enormous wooden wine presses dating back to the mid of the 17th century. The monastery was featured in the film "The Name of the Rose".