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

Names
Abtei St. Matthias
Benediktiner Abtei St. Matthias
St. Matthias Abbey
St. Matthias Abbey Church
Address
Matthiasstraße 85
Trier, Germany
54290
Dates
1148 constructed
IDs
318476 Go Historic