Sunday, June 12, 2016

The Benedictine Abbey in Tyniec #1


The Benedictine Abbey in Tyniec with the church of St. Peter and St. Paul, founded probably in 1044, rebuilt several times, including in the XV and XVII century, revived and renovated at the turn of the twentieth and twenty-first century.




10 comments:

  1. 1044 Wow!!!. Here in Australia we really have no concept of old buildings compared to places in Europe. Your photo looks great in B&W, especially looking att the Monastery through the trees.

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  2. Very impressive in Black & White

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  3. oh wow I just love old historical buildings, thank you for sharing this. Sadly here in NZ we don't have architecture like this as it's not that old a country.

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  4. Impressive old building. The stark limbs of the trees round the abbey suggest a haunting atmosphere.

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  5. Such a beautiful image. And how ancient. Think of the secrets it contains.

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  6. Wonderful old building, and beautifully st off by the winter trees.

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  7. The detail in the trees really makes the photo. It's pretty yet scary.

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  8. Such an impressive old building. Love the regal setting too.

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