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- A Cistercian nuns' monastery located on Tautra Island in Central Norway -


Tautra Mariakloster, Cistercian monastery, Norway, Monastic life

Welcome to Tautra Mariakloster. We are a community of eleven nuns who live the Cistercian (Trappistine) life in central Norway. We are located on the Island of Tautra in the Trondheim Fjord.  If you speak Norwegian, we have a new site:

This present site is for English speakers.  The menu above will help you to navigate.  Thank you for your interest.  God bless your day!


If your interest is specifically on how to visit the monastery for a retreat, click here. For more information on becoming a volunteer, click here. If you are interested in information on how to enter our community to become a nun, click here

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