"Melk Abbey" Europe Things to Do Tip by margaretvn

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by margaretvn

Melk Abbey is Austria?s most famous example of Baroque architecture. The first documented reference to the name Melk dates from the year 831, it was then probably then a clifftop castle on the site of the present-day abbey.
I have put more of its history in my travelogue with more photos

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  • Updated Nov 30, 2003
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