Unesco World Heritage Site

Maulbronn Monastery

Write history while you party

Conferences and parties

in royal surroundings

Magnificent celebrations and major conferences enjoy something of a tradition here: Baden-Württemberg's 60 palaces, monasteries, gardens and castles form a unique backdrop that provides unforgettable events. See what's on offer.

Romantic wedding; photo: copyright unknown

The perfect place to get married.

Weddings in the region's palaces and monasteries

How about getting married in an historical chapel? A romantic stand-up reception on the palace terrace? Or a lively party with dancing in a magnificent ballroom? The state palaces and gardens offer plenty of choice when it comes to saying "I do" in a royal atmosphere. Enjoy an ambience that caters to your highest expectations and turns every meal into a fine dining experience.

Birthday place setting; photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Olaf Nowodworski

Birthday place setting.

Allow us to make your birthday wishes come true

If you wish to celebrate your birthday in a different manner for a change, our state palaces and gardens will provide the perfect setting. No matter whether you are 9 or 99 – a birthday party in a palace or monastery will be a special adventure at any age. Invite your guests to marvel at a breathtaking view or enjoy the royal athmosphere of the luxurious surroundings.

Media room at Maulbronn Monastery; photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Julia Haseloff

Professional media room.

Professional and exclusive

Whether you want to hold your club's anniversary in festive surroundings, or are planning a conference, check out our monuments' wide choice of royal ballrooms, Gothic halls, Baroque libraries, chapels, theatres, garden rooms and outside spaces in every size. Find the right festive venue for your meetings, incentives, conferences and events here. You'll be amazed by the choice of spaces and offers.

Open air concert at Maulbronn Monastery; photo: Uta Süsse-Krause

Atmospheric open air concert.

Discerning and unique

Exhibitions, concerts, readings, theatre: our palaces, gardens, castles and monasteries form the perfect backdrop to your plans. Use the special authenticity of our venues for your events. From a spacious palace courtyard for a large event to a charming private room for a stylish and intimate wine-tasting, we offer a wide choice of event venues. Give your guests an unforgettable experience.

Scene from Hildegard von Bingen; photo: Concorde Filmverleih

Scene from Hildegard von Bingen.

Filming in historical monuments

Whether historical costume dramas, biographical documentaries, fairy-tale films for children or crime thrillers – our palaces, gardens, castles and monasteries offer filming locations with a very special aura to lend your films great authenticity. Baron Münchhausen at Ludwigsburg Residential Palace, Hildegard von Bingen at Maulbronn Monastery or The Frog King at Rastatt's palaces – the historical monuments of the state palaces and gardens have already welcomed many a famous film character.

Photo shooting at Maulbronn Monastery; photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Niels Schubert

An ideal place for a photo session.

A very special photoshoot

How about celebrating your wedding by having your photos taken in a fairy-tale palace? Or perhaps you'd prefer a romantic ruined castle in the background of your photos? Looking for a stylish setting for a photo-shoot for a glossy magazine or somewhere to stage your products? We have precisely the right locations for these and other occasions.

Your contact person for Maulbronn Monastery

Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg
Klosterverwaltung Maulbronn
Peter Braun
Klosterhof 37    
75433 Maulbronn
Telefon +49(0)7043.9266-40    
Telefax +49(0)7043.9266-43
peter.braun@ssg.bwl.de