This fine 12th-century church, part of an active Benedictine abbey, houses the relics of St. Matthias, the apostle who was chosen to replace Judas Iscariot. It is still visited by many pilgrims.

Facts & Stats on St. Matthias Abbey

Go Historic ID
318476
Names
St. Matthias Abbey
Abtei St. Matthias
Benediktiner Abtei St. Matthias
St. Matthias Abbey Church
Dates
1148

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Matthiasstraße 85
Trier, Germany
54290

Resources for St. Matthias Abbey

  1. Official Website of St. Matthias Abbey Official website.

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
St. Matthias Abbey - Trier, Germany