Manorial Collegiate Church and the Monastery of Bad Wimpfen

  • Imposante Ansicht der Ritterstiftskirche in Bad Wimpfen im Tal
  • Der Kreuzgang im Kloster von Bad Wimpfen - ein Ort der Besinnung

Lindenplatz 7

  • Opening Times: 7:30 am - 8 pm (church);                                                                                                  cloister of the Monastery: Tue-Fri 10.30 - 11.30 am, Sun 3 - 5 pm

    Monastery Bad Wimpfen, Lindenplatz 7, Tel. 07063 9704-0

    Manorial Collegiate Church in Wimpfen im Tal:The romanesque west wing of the present-day building dates from the 10th century and the Gothic nave and chancel from the 13th. High Gothic cloisters. The Benedictine monks expelled from Grüssau monastery in Silesia lived after 1947. The Maltese Cross organisation uses it for seminars, retreats and as a base for social work. Those following the Saint Jacob's pilgrim trail find a peaceful place for an overnight stop here.

catholic churches

Parish Church of the Holy Cross

 Klostergasse 13

  • Opening Times: 8 am - 6 pm

A Dominican monastery was founded in 1269 and a Gothic church, added after
1300, was subsequently rebuilt in 1713 in Baroque style. The monastery was dissolved following secularization in 1818. The church is an important place
of pilgrimage (fragment of the Cross).

In the interior: a frieze with the armorial bearings of various  benefactors, gravestones of Engelhard von Weinsberg and Anna von Ehrenberg (15th century),
a Late Gothic crucifixion group and an Ehrlich Organ. The monastery building and cloisters are now a grammar school.

Protestant Churches in Bad Wimpfen

  • Town Church, Kirchplatz 1

    Opening Times: April to October: Fri, Sa & Sun 10 - 12 am, 2 - 5 pm

    Evangelical municipal church built between 13th and 16th centuries as a parish church on the site of a previous church predating Staufer times. Highly decorative interior including late medieval side-winged altars, mural paintings, Lutheran confessional and a 14th century pieta.

  • Cornelia Church in the Valley, Heilbronnerstraße
  • Parish Church Hohenstadt, Kapellengasse 10

  • Liebenzeller Gemeinschaftsverband e. V.
    Mathildenbadstraße 48, Tel. 07063 2350067

Kingdom Hall, Jehova's Witnesses

Im Löhle 5

New Apostolic Church

Alte Heilbronner Straße 6