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Quiet spot away from hustle and bustle

I work nearby and I find the church and grounds a wonderful place for a little peace and quiet. Fantastic location.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

I work nearby and I find the church and grounds a wonderful place for a little peace and quiet. Fantastic location.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Wow is the word from the moment you enter this church. I attended a mass here. This church is very different from the ones that you normally see in this part of the world. Opulence comes out very strongly from this church. Good visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

There isn't a whole lot to do here, but it is worth a half hour of your time. It's also an easy walk from the lion monument. This beautiful old church was free and open to the public. It has guides in many languages, and some neat history and beautiful altars. Around back is a party of the old city... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Beautiful church slightly away from the centre. Worth a walk around the surrounding graveyard as well as the interior.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

What a beautiful church! The history dates back to the 700s where a Benedictine monastery was originally built. The Nave, Organ and side chapels are incredibly beautiful. The Chapel of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is particularly stunning.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Visit late in the afternoon and you will feel the centuries age of this charming Church. Wander inside and marvel at the interior and the workmanship and you won't feel the same again. Views back to the main city of Lucerne are most rewarding as is the approach.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

We loved this. It doesn't take long to see, but it's breathtaking inside. Just beautiful. And we lit candles which was lovely. The organ at the back is also spectacular. Highly recommend you take a few minutes to go by and go inside

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

This seems to be nice cemetery around this church. It is quiet place and pretty large from inside. Good to visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

A very beautiful church - the interior was extremely beautiful. Nice statues and paintings and right in the city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Hofkirche is one of the most beautiful European Churches I have seen. It is not a cathedral, but the design is very uplifting and powerful. This is a must see if you visit Lucerne.

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