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“jesuit church”(37 reviews)
“baroque style”(10 reviews)
Bahnhofstrasse 11a, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
+41 41 240 31 33
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It’s a marvelous kirche and you want to be sure to pop inside for a look and some quiet time. No doubt a tourist group will also come in while you are there, but they do not stay long and it will quiet down once...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Church is dedicated to St Francis Xavier, so his life is portrayed in giant frescos on ceiling. We were there for Pentecost Sunday and they had choir behind the main alter. Sang beautifully and were able to get seats in one of the side alter...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This church is best seen when the visitor has plenty of time to linger and to explore all the chapels and niches. Its history as a pilgrim church is shown by the existence of half-shells above entrance doors.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PJLindy
Reviewed January 10, 2019

This is a very ornate catholic church, it is wroth to see, I highly recommended if in town and have the time visit it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lg L
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

Although not on the grand scale of some of Europe’s cathedrals, this church more than makes up for that with its rich embellishments and it’s baroque decor. I loved our visit to this historic church.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 29, 2018

My wife and I wandered in for a quick look and stayed probably 30 minutes or more. Recommended if you are into baroque architecture.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 19, 2018

Upon opening the huge, plain old worn timber doors, a beautiful ornate church awaited adoration. This was a surprise find but a welcomed one.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 23, 2018

While talking a walking tour we stopped at the onion dome. It was not impressive looking from the outside but was very beautiful inside.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Allan W
Reviewed October 30, 2018

This church was built in 1677 and is gorgeous, inside and out. Don't try to photograph on the south side of the river - cross the bridge! Wonderful interior as well....

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SabreSailor
Reviewed October 28, 2018

It may look closed, but just try the front doors and go on in. Beautiful place to simply sit and take in the beauty of the church and its artwork, built to the Glory of God and in honor of St. Francis Xavier of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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