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Jesuitenkirche

Bahnhofstrasse 11a, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
+41 41 240 31 33
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Bahnhofstrasse 11a, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
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+41 41 240 31 33
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Reviewed 5 days ago

From the outside nothing overly exciting, then you enter and find it is the most ornate church. Everywhere you look the decorations are stunning

Thank meghie2017
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is one of the most beautiful churches in Switzerland. We were lucky enough to visit while a choir and orchestra was practicing, and the acoustics are amazing. It's on the shore of Lake Lucerne and seems to be open to visitors most of the...More

Thank Crcb
Reviewed 1 week ago

An organist was practicing when I was there and the beuty and light inside along with the sound was stunning!

Thank tevegal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located on the south bank of the Reuss River, the great Jesuit church was built between 1666-1673. It's twin onion-domed towers were completed in the 19th century. The vast Baroque interior is a dramatic explosion of gilt, marble, epic frescoes, and incredible rose and white...More

Thank CJW913
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jesuit church is very simple, yet very detailed. It's not fancy like some other churches we have seen.

Thank Yen M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We happened to be in Lucerne on Pentecost Sunday and went to 5:00 pm mass, which included the full choir, which is huge. We arrived about 30 minutes early and also got to hear them rehearse and to stare at the opulent surroundings. The organist...More

Thank Carolyn M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Here's a trick for non-German speakers. Grab a prayer book/hymnal from the rack in the back. Notice the two blank white spots either side of the baroque altar. Suddenly, the LED lights give you a number. It is the page for the prayer or hymn...More

Thank Edward34231
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The inside of this iconic church is simply amazing. Definitely go inside!! Stay a while so you can have the place in quiet after the bus loads leave. It's a remarkable piece of art, full of spot for worship.

Thank 2acornsOHIO
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I only got to spend a few minutes admiring all the statues and gold that adorn this old church since it was Holy Week. It is definitely worth a look as you stroll around Luzern.

Thank ptyduke
Reviewed 11 May 2017

With its interesting steeples, you are curious about tge interior. Most would not be prepared for the bright white and pink marble interior. Compared to other European churches, it is a must see!

Thank MarilynandGary
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