The Monastery-shop

Our monastery shop invites both visitors and abbey guests to come and browse.

The shop offers an extremely wide variety of goods, clearly and tastefully presented in a spacious, purpose-built setting. There is something here for every taste: souvenirs of a visit to the island, presents for all occasions, etc…

Our traditional monastic products, such as Chiemsee herbal liquorsgingerbread and marzipan are particularly popular with almost all visitors.

The book section offers a wide selection of literature, ranging from theology, liturgy, religious education, spirituality and meditation to counselling and holiday entertainment. Books on history, art and the local area are very popular. Parents or grandparents value our wide selection of children’s bibles, children’s prayer books, painting, games and non-fiction books, picture books and young people’s literature.

We have picture postcards, art and greetings cards for various occasions, boxes of cards, prints and a wide range of calendars. Music lovers will find a special selection of CDs: Gregorian and Byzantine chant, Bavarian and classical music, meditation and relaxation, folk music and children’s CDs. 


The shop also offers a varied selection of wooden, bronze, pewter and glass crucifixes, gold and silver necklace crucifixes, a broad selection of beeswax candles, candles for special occasions – including ones designed to your personal specification – with appropriate candle holders; hand painted and printed  icons; various types of incense and incense holders. 


Collectors will find pewter pictures, rosaries ( some with semi-precious stones), medallions, votive offerings in silver and pewter, as well as selected wood carvings, stickers or verre églomisé pictures. We also stock beautiful garden ornaments.


Opening times


Monday to Saturday: 10am - 5:45pm

Sundays and public holidays: 1am - 5pm



Monday to Saturday: 10am - 5:15pm

Sundays and public holidays: 1am - 5pm


(Good Friday, Easter and Whit Sundays and Christmas Day closed!)

Address / Contact


Abtei Frauenwörth

83256 Frauenchiemsee

Tel.: 08054 / 907-159

Fax: 08054 / 907-158 

or via e-mail here ...