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Address: Bahnhofstrasse 11a, Lucerne, Switzerland
Phone Number: 041 240 31 33
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Old Curch but Charming

Went here by accident as I didn't know at first what place is this. But, since Luzern is a very walkable city, I came here and astound by the ambience surround the church.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here by accident as I didn't know at first what place is this. But, since Luzern is a very walkable city, I came here and astound by the ambience surround the church.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There's an app to download via IOS/ Andriod. Do download it to read more about the church. It's a lovely church. There's scaffolding all around outside. However, interiors are beautiful! Organ pipes are playing too!

Thank cola480
Guelph, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Jesuit church was not on our tour itinerary but our walking guide Janette proudly had to show us. Loved the smaller understated aura of this church and the mainly 2 colour decor. I am sure there are many stories to be told here, many altars that each have a story. Would be worth looking up the history before a... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've toured a lot of beautiful European churches, but don't miss this one! It is very lovely and worth a visit, I was pleasantly surprised by the beautiful inside - very lovely!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We should have allotted more time for this church. It is impressive and needs to be closely observed due to all the ornate adornment. Probably attending a service would be a treat.

Thank PointerDetroit
Parramatta, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

Swiss churches are very different to those found in England - stained glass windows do not feature largely and in general are less ornate. Lots of gold featured on the various alters.

Thank AussieSyd_Jen2012
Heerlen, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

Very ornate church, worth stopping by to warm up, particularly on cold days. Free entry, very large and lots to look at from the walls to the roof.. Built in approx 1666 and was the first baroque style church in Switzerland. Definitely worth a short visit

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

This church is just gorgeous. Walk inside and look up! I was so impressed by the beauty of this church. No other tourist around so we were able to enjoy it in peace.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

Very impressive church within walking distance of Lake Lucerne and the Old Town. Beautiful interior.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Simon at Free Walking Tour Lucerne brought us into the Jesuit Church or Jesuitenkirche. I am so glad he did. From the rather plain door front, I was completely caught surprised and in awe of the beautiful interior. It was truly stunning. On my own, I may not have readily wandered in.

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