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Church of the Franciscans (Franziskanerkirche)

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Address: Franziskanerplatz, Graz 8010, Austria
Phone Number:
43 316 82 91 89

Oldest church in the city.

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Old church

Originally the church was founded in 1239. It is on a very important strategic point, in the 17. century instead of the normal tower, they built a guard tower. The church itself... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed June 21, 2015
Budapest, Hungary
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016

This is a modest church with a nice steeple and cloister between old town and the Mur River. Church shows the mass schedule as follows: Sunday: 6:30, 9:30, 11:30 and 20:00; Weekdays : 6:30 ( Jakobi Chapel ) 9:00, 16:00.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2015

Originally the church was founded in 1239. It is on a very important strategic point, in the 17. century instead of the normal tower, they built a guard tower. The church itself is not very exiting, but the cloister is very nice. If you are looking for some rest in the middle of the city, and you want some quite... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2014

Heavily rebuilt and not very interesting. The guidebooks refer to the cloister, which is a small courtyard of modest interest.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2014

All the churches were open at least so one could see the main alter through a glass door. But most of them were open so you could see the Holy crib, which was nicely displayed in all of the churches we visited in the center. I believe we liked the one on Annenstrasse the best, it also had the light... More 

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