Schlierbach Abbey | Show dairy - stained glass - panorama café

Schlierbach, Oberösterreich, Österreich
  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups

The monastery cheese dairy of the Schlierbach monastery was founded in 1924 and is today the market leader
in the production of soft cheese with red culture in Austria.

Since 1995, the cheese dairy has provided an insight into cheese production and agriculture through Austria's 1st show dairy. Since 1999, organic cheeses have also been produced at the
have been produced in the abbey cheese dairy.

The panorama café was designed to complement the historical architecture of the baroque abbey.
of the baroque monastery. The transparent building has an inviting inviting and friendly to its visitors. The panorama café is a meeting zone, accommodates a monastery shop and plenty of space for exhibitions.

The original "Schlierbacher" is the oldest type of cheese, which has been produced without interruption since 1924. It is a surface-ripened soft cheese with red culture.

As part of the tour, we will show you the monastery rooms such as the Bernardisaal, the library
library, the cloister with the Schlierbach Madonna, the show dairy and the
stained glass gallery, followed by cheese tasting.

We also offer our guests cheese and wine tastings accompanied by an expert cheese and wine sommelier.

Schlierbach Abbey - Schlierbach Pleasure Package

Guided tours of the abbey's cheese dairy, stained glass and cheese tasting.
April to October daily from DI - SA at 10.30 and 14.00.

Visits to the church partly possible again despite renovation!

From November to March, guided tours of the Abbey are only available for groups of at least 15 people and only by prior arrangement.

Duration: approx. 2 h
Groups all year round by prior arrangement.
Registration directly at the Schlierbach Abbey Gate +43 (0)7582 83013 or

Opening hours Panorama Café & Monastery Shop:
April- October Tue-Sat from 8.30 am - 5 pm.
November- March Tue-Fri from 8.30 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sat from 8.30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

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General price information

Admission & guided tour
Cistercian Abbey Schlierbach and 1st show dairy in Austria, incl. tasting of 10 different Schlierbach organic cheese specialities and tour of the stained glass factory.

  • € 11.90 per person
  • € 7,20 per pupil

Duration 2 h
Abbey church and cloister and panorama can be visited from Monday to Saturday from 08.30 - 16.30 hrs.

Group offers (from 15 persons)
1 April - 31 October Mon - Sat 09.00 - 15.00 |
1 November - 31 March Tue - Fri 09.00 - 15.00 | Sat 09.00 - 10.30
Closed: Saturday afternoons, Sunday, Monday, public holidays

Groups of 15 or more can choose from several different options by prior arrangement:

  • Cistercian Abbey Schlierbach
  • Show dairy & stained glass
  • Tasting of various Schlierbach organic cheese specialities

from 15 persons:

  • € 11.40 per person
  • € 7,20 per pupil

Duration: 2 h

Enjoyment package small
Admission & guided tour:

  • Cistercian Abbey Schlierbach
  • Visit to the cheese dairy OR the stained glass factory
  • Tasting of various Schlierbach organic cheese specialities

from 15 persons:

  • € 9,90 per person
  • € 6,70 per pupil

Duration: 1,5 h

Cheese and wine tasting:
from € 23,90 per person
from 10 to max. 60 persons

Duration approx. 1.5 hours

  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for single travelers
  • Suitable for friends
  • Suitable for children

Please get in touch for more information.


Schlierbach Abbey | Show dairy - stained glass - panorama café
Klosterstraße 1
4553 Schlierbach

Phone +43 7582 83013 - 0

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