Leisure and culture

Ochsenhausen – in the Kingdom of Heaven of the Baroque

Ochsenhausen, directly situated on the Upper Swabian Baroque street, mainly impresses with the Monastery complex. Enjoy culture and art at the same time. Take the vintage train “Öchsle”, ride a bike ride or go for a hike. These are only a few of the leisure activities that Ochsenhausen would be able to offer.
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Monastery complex & Monastery museum

The monastery church of the former Benedictine Imperial Abbey, which was consecrated in 1093, symbolises the cityscape of Ochsenhausen. Not only the monastery church ‘St. Georg’ and the convent building, but in particular the monastery museum is worth paying a visit. In these historical places, you will have the opportunity to visit various, concerts, Art and Cultural exhibitions with great pleasure.
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The vintage train “Öchsle”

The historical vintage train is regarded as a cultural monument; it travels from Biberach on the Riß to Ochsenhausen and is a unique experience.
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Active – Hiking & Cycling

Well-developed bike riding and hiking paths are the best condition, to explore the beautiful landscape all around Ochsenhausen.
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Excursions – it is not a long, long way

In only 12 minutes your reach the motorway A7. Choose Ochsenhausen as your starting point for excursions in the region, for instance:

  • Memmingen, 24 minutes by car
  • Kempten in the Allgäu, 37 minutes by car
  • Ulm, 39 minutes by car
  • Ravensburg, 48 minutes by car
  • Lindau on Lake Constance, 50 minutes by car
  • Bregenz, 55 minutes by car

Events calendar

Visit the events calendar of the city of Ochsenhausen.
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