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Abbey of St Gallen - with Dr Cornel Dora

Mid Morning Mix // Explore Switzerland // Aug. 28, 2019

 

WRS finds out more about the history of the Abbey of St Gall; the Cathedral, the Abbey Library and its adjacent exhibitions, when we speak to Library Director Dr Cornel Dora.

We also find out about a woman in the eighth century who traded her worldly possessions with the Abbey and why...

  • Image: Convent of St. Gall. © Roland Gerth

Discover some 170,000 books and 2,000 medieval manuscripts at the Abbey Library with with World Heritage Ticket.

The Convent of St Gallen is one of 12 World Heritage sites in Switzerland.

Find out more at www.worldheritageswitzerland.ch

 

 

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