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A beautiful church

A small, but beautifully looked after church in Gmunden. There is a description and a bit of... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2015
Fiona S
Melbourne, Australia
Worth a quick stop

Located just a short walk from downtown Rathaus we went here for Ash Wednesday. Outside the church... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2014
Jacksonville, Florida
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Jan 3, 2018
“Schwanthaler Altar is worth the visit”
Feb 28, 2017
“Quaint and old”
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Kirchenplatz 5, Gmunden 4810, Austria
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

the well known schwanthaler altar is well worth a visit in the church inmidst of gmunden's old town. during the xmas season there is also the nativity scene to be visited.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

Very picturesque and ornate inside. Centrally located in the city. Although parking next to it is limited there are several parking areas close by. The main part of the city is well within walking distance with cafes everywhere. Catholic Mass was at 0930.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed April 26, 2016

From the outside it looks bigger than it is but it still is a nice little church and definitely is worth the walk up there. Not all doors are always open. So try them all if one is locked.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed September 11, 2015

The main altar - Barock Masterpiece - by Schwanthaler & Zuern will always be considered the real attraction in this church. However, be sure to take note of the Ceramic Madonna above the entrance to the south porch. Quite understated.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed September 7, 2015

A small, but beautifully looked after church in Gmunden. There is a description and a bit of history in a number of languages just under the pulpit. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Fiona S
Reviewed March 5, 2014

Located just a short walk from downtown Rathaus we went here for Ash Wednesday. Outside the church looks like an average church. Inside however is beautiful. Old and ornate. You will find the craftsmanship superb and all kinds of history in the books and pamphlets....More

Date of experience: March 2014
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