It was very beautiful and I didn't get to see everything. Many thanks to Cheryl and Tom who showed me around!
The Archabbey Church
Construction on the Church was completed in 1907.
A Cloister Area
In a corner of the cloister above.
See the candle holders to the sides?
View from the Main Doors
The painting on the wall is Christ holding the book of Life.
Close Up of Altar.
This side of the altar features the Passion & Resurrection of Jesus.
View from the choir stalls.
Shrine of St. Meinrad
Scenes from his life.
Relic of St. Meinrad
The Black Madonna
It's from Switzerland!
This is in a separate chapel, behind the Abbot's chair.
The Sacred Oils
HEY!!!! He was Archbishop in St. Louis!
His seal on the door to the room.
St. Meinrad Archabbey Website
Pictures from Rome of the West.