Commemorative year 2021

1971 – 50 years ago – saw the «public law re-establishment of the Mariastein Monastery».
1874 Decision by the Canton of Solothurn: «withdrawal of corporative independence» (abolition) of the Mariastein Monastery.
The monks were expelled and went into exile (France, Austria, Altdorf).
1970/71 Referendum and return of the Monastery
1981 Return of all monks to Mariastein

  • Events during the commemorative year
  • Mariastein dialogue: presentations and discussions
  • Engagement with pilgrims, young people and authorities
  • Commemorative service, worship and concerts
  • Blessing of the restored via crucis to the St. Anna Chapel
  • Book publication

Contact
Klaus Fischer, Präsident
kontakt(at)klausfischer.ch
Tel.+41 (0)61 731 34 39


Pia Zeugin, Backoffice/Administration
kommunikation@kloster-mariastein.ch
Tel. +41 (0)61 735 11 40/078 714 76 51