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Interesting Altar

A beautiful example of a Jesuit/Italian church, the use of dark colours for the altar offset by... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
BreezeRidge3
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A beautifully restored baroque cathedral. A huge pipe organ. A huge piece of regional history. All... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Bryan W
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

A beautiful example of a Jesuit/Italian church, the use of dark colours for the altar offset by gold and marble only add to this unique church. Passau is home to some lovely structures, most rebuilt in the late 1600's after the fires but some of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

A beautifully restored baroque cathedral. A huge pipe organ. A huge piece of regional history. All in a charming little city. Be sure and attend the organ concert. Then go to the bar in front of the rathaus for fantastic unfiltered local beer.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bryan W
Reviewed 16 July 2018

As I travel throughout Europe this month, I'm coming across hundreds of churches that are just spectacular. Here's another, right in Passau

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is a must see. The architecture is amazing. Breathtakingly beautiful. It's a feast to the eyes.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We were on the Christmas Market river cruise, and this church is located close to the river and the town square. Wonderful architecture, great photo opportunity’s. Christmas market was located very close as was the town square, a very easy walk.Some of the loveliest inside...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

Beautiful interior. Thought the doors were locked, but just pulled on them and they opened up to some gorgeous altars.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Beautiful church near the river, very close to the downtown area and the pedestrian streets. It seems that there are several interesting churches in Passau ... my time in the city was greatly reduced so this was the only one I visited.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Alfredo C
Reviewed 22 June 2017

This 1665 church is one of several interesting churches in Passau. Of particular interest is an opening high up in the ceiling where in the past doves would be allowed to fly in to represent the Holy Spirit entering.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Betula103
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Beautiful church stand by the river Inn and a Jesuit school beside. Elegant and stunning with two towers painted in light colors. The church interior is well ornamented and sculptured saints seen on it specially the figure of Saint Michael the Archangel

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Another strikingly beautiful church...so well worth spending 20 or 30 minutes seeing it. Each of the three churches in Passau is so unique and so beautiful in its own way. I'm so glad that we went into St. Michael's.

Date of experience: November 2016
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