St. Peter in the Black Forest

Black Forest map
Map: Location of St. Peter in the Black Forest

Information in brief


St. Peter is a Black Forest village which was founded as a monastery by Duke Bertold II von Zähringen in 1093. The church and monastery burnt down four times over the ages. The preserved Baroque complex dating from the 18th century with its rococo library is one of the most beautiful and most well-known in all of South Germany.

Photo: Church
View on St. Peter
Photo: View over the high plains towards St. Peter