Monastery of the Holy Ghost
The Monastery is the oldest social institution in Denmark. It was established in 1431 by Maren Hemmings 1451. Since the Reformation the monastery was a hospital, and the city's "Latin School" was housed here for nearly 300 years. Historical interior with frescoes dated about 1500.
Now the Monastery is a residence for approx. 25 senior citizens.
During the summer (from 7th of July to the 20th of August) there will be guided tours on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2 pm. The price is DKK 50,- and the meetingplace is at the entrance to Aalborg Monastery from C.W. Obels Plads.
Guided tours outside the summerperiod can be booked through FOF (tlf.: +45 9813 8233).
|01/01/2015 - 31/12/2015||Monday - Sunday|
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CoordinatesLongitude : 9.9186789
Latitude : 57.048897