Liturgical timetable

"The day Thou gavest, Lord, is ended,
The darkness falls at Thy behest;
To Thee our morning hymns ascended,
Thy praise shall sanctify our rest."
(From a hymn, 1870)

On Sundays and Feastdays
11:00 h Eucharist

On Weekdays
9:00 h Eucharist

Please note that a registration by telephone is required for the services on Sundays and Feastdays and the monthly pilgrimage!

Max.: 80 persons (reservation: 061 735 11 11)

Opening hours

Abbey Church

Daily from 8.00 - 20.30 h

The Shrine is closed.

Sunday and feastdays

  • 10.00 - 12.30, 14.00 - 17.00 h


  • 10.00 - 11.45, 14.00 - 17.00 h

Confession or spiritual guidance after appointment by phone. (061 735 11 11)

Medicinal- and Kitchen-herb Garden

It is regarded as a tradition for a monastery to cultivate its own herb-garden. The one in Mariastein is located near the old pilgrim hostel «Klosterhotel Kreuz» and is open to the public.

Klosterhotel Kreuz, Paradiesweg 1, 4115 Mariastein

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