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Gurk Cathedral

5/5
2 Reviews
ChurchOther Places of Worship
Closing in 39 mins Open from 9:00am-5:00pm
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 5 hours
Address: Domplatz 11, Gurk 9342 Gurk, Austria
Phone: +43 4266 8236

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The exterior of the church is simple, but the exquisite carvings and murals inside are breathtaking.

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  • periandro
    periandro
    Luxembourg
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    Stunning romanesque church

    It's a stunning building which one could hardly imagine that could exist in a small though charming city such as Gurk. The construction works began in the first half of the twelve century. The decorat...

    Reviewed on /Date(1577222715000+0800)/
  • Christine H
    Christine H
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    Romanesque 12th century church

    This church is well-known throughout Austria as a treasure-house of religious art. Be sure and visit the Schatzkammer where over 300 objects of sacred art are displayed. You can even see the tomb of...

    Reviewed on /Date(1568270136000+0800)/
  • Jacalope
    Jacalope
    Calgarian
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    A beautiful romanesque cathedral in a charming town

    This church is awesome. The most beautiful alter, a beautiful choir space and frescoes. The loved the crypt (you must pay a small fee at the gift shop, they give you a key). Saint Hemma's story is ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1510387602000+0800)/
  • Ken C
    Ken C
    Pleasanton, California
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    Dom Maria Himmelfahrt

    The double towers of the cathedral in Gurk rise above the town. Looking for the cathedral, it is behind the altar a few steps higher than the choir space. While a somewhat darker interior, the gilt wo...

    Reviewed on /Date(1504425689000+0800)/
  • Miha P
    Miha P
    Maribor, Slovenia
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    Huge and old church with monastery

    Krka - Gurk cathedral is one of the biggest Romanesque churches near the Slovenia. It stands in remote valley and is the biggest and oldest building in the village. You need a book or art historian to...

    Reviewed on /Date(1496813183000+0800)/

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