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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very ornate catholic church, it is wroth to see, I highly recommended if in town and have the time visit it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Aventura111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although not on the grand scale of some of Europe’s cathedrals, this church more than makes up for that with its rich embellishments and it’s baroque decor. I loved our visit to this historic church.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GregoriousTraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I wandered in for a quick look and stayed probably 30 minutes or more. Recommended if you are into baroque architecture.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AlanD-Denver
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Upon opening the huge, plain old worn timber doors, a beautiful ornate church awaited adoration. This was a surprise find but a welcomed one.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sha03122015
Reviewed 23 November 2018

While talking a walking tour we stopped at the onion dome. It was not impressive looking from the outside but was very beautiful inside.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Allan W
Reviewed 30 October 2018

This church was built in 1677 and is gorgeous, inside and out. Don't try to photograph on the south side of the river - cross the bridge! Wonderful interior as well....

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SabreSailor
Reviewed 28 October 2018

It may look closed, but just try the front doors and go on in. Beautiful place to simply sit and take in the beauty of the church and its artwork, built to the Glory of God and in honor of St. Francis Xavier of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cmkcmk
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Well worth taking 30 minutes ( or more) to absorb the atmosphere inside this beautiful place. A very special expeirence.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BandJGredig
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The Jesuitenkirche (Jesuit Church) on the Reuss River is simply beautiful with a wonderful celebration of St Xavier.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cindy P
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Well worth the stop to see this lovely interior. Different than so many dark, gothic-like structures. Right at the river, easy to stop in while strolling through town.

Date of experience: October 2018
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