Hildegard of Bingen
Bingen on the Rhine is the most important place of activity of Saint Hildegard of Bingen, who was elevated to the status of a church teacher by Pope Benedict XVI in 2012.
The historical museum on the river dedicates an informative and multimedia exhibition to Hildegard. A variety of events also refer to this extraordinary woman of the Middle Ages.
She was a universal genius and one of the most significant female figures of the Middle Ages. In 2012, she was canonised by Pope Benedict XVI and elevated to the status of a Doctor of the Church.
Explanations of facilities and institutions with a Hildegard connection