Walkenried is a municipality in the district of Osterode, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated in the southern Harz, approx. 15 km south of Braunlage, and 15 km northwest of Nordhausen.The village was principally known as the location of Walkenried Abbey, the third Cistercian monastery established on German-speaking territory, founded in 1127 and secularised in 1668.
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Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory:Europe
Subcategory Detail:Germany
Keywords:Allemagne, Deutschland, Duitsland, Germany, Goslar, Harz, Historic Town of Goslar and Upper Harz Water Management System, Patrimonio de la Humanidad, Rammelsberg, Walkenried, Walkenried Monastery, Welterbe, Werelderfgoed, World Heritage, cloister, klooster, monastery