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Melk Abbey: Melk Abbey

Melk Abbey

Melk Abbey is a historic Austrian Benedictine abbey. It is located above the town of Melk on a rocky hill overlooking the Danube in Lower Austria, adjoining the Wachau valley. The abbey was founded in 1089, but the present Baroque abbey was built between 1702 and 1736 (

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