Ancien Couvent des Dominicains

This convent founded in 1294 has had an eventful history. Sold at the time of the Revolution, it was a factory depot, then a hospital, until the Haut Rhin Regional Council converted it into the Centre Polymusical des Dominicains de Haute-Alsace. Visitors enter by the cloister of the church, whose nave is covered by an 24m/79ft-high wooden ceiling adorned with beautiful 14-15C murals. It is also possible to enter through the neo-Gothic chapel and the sacristy, turned into a Protestant chapel.

Useful information

Address:

34 rue des Dominicains, 68500 Guebwiller

Phone:

+33 3 89 62 21 82

Opening hours

May-Aug: daily except Mon 2pm-5pm; early Sep - early Oct: daily except weekends (except Heritage Days) 2pm-5pm

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