|Travel by car
Take the A8 to Pforzheim and then the B463 to Hirsau or
take the A8 to Leonberg and then the B295 to Hirsau or
take the A81 to Herrenberg and then the B296 to Hirsau.
|Travel by train
From Stuttgart main station take train to Pforzheim and then
take RB74 in direction of Nagold (approx. 1 hour).
One of the most famous Benedictine monasteries in the 11th century: Hirsau’s spiritual and political importance in the Middle Ages was great and is reflected in its architecture. The ruins from the Romanesque, Gothic and Renaissance periods, which are significant in terms of architectural history, are still worth seeing today.