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“gothic style”(4 reviews)
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Franziskanergasse / Sigmund Haffner Gasse, Salzburg 5020, Austria
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the dark and quiet, with many candles lit, I found this more atmospheric than anywhere else in Salzburg.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank stachys
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With a barok façade, an early gothic and dark nave and a barok very bright and high choir, this is one of the most mismatched churches I have seen. But well worth the visit, especially the choir is nice and has some sumptuously decorated side...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Mass on Sunday, and then later in the week we went to a concert at the abbey. Simply gorgeous, all of it!! Don't miss this place!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 18 November 2018

This church didn't have the glam nor glitter of many of the churches that we've visited in Europe, but we found a nicely understated decor which was welcomingly soothing to the eye.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kindredspirits
Reviewed 2 October 2018

My husband and I had seen a lot of churches on our trip from the outside, but I decided to enter this one. It was fantastic. While many other churches are overly elaborate in their decor, this one was pristine white with exceptional details.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MelissaC380
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Franziskanerkirche is a nice place to see the beautiful architecture of the region and must visit during the day time to see the nature lighting

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gugan_Ilango
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

This was my favourite church in Salzburg. I loved the elegant simplicity of the interior, so much nicer than the gaudy decor of some of the others.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AnanB
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Stumbled upon this church. The entry door is impressive and inviting but there was limited access once inside.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NinaW2000
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Very impressive inside and very tall with little traces of baroque which we like so much in Austria.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ronn52
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The dominance of outstanding Gothic characteristics is wonderful. From the grand verticality of the steeple and tower on approaching to the slender forest of columns within, it was made to impress. And this it marvellously does. It is breathtaking to view the nave towards the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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