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Cathedrale St-Nicholas

rue des Chanoines 3 | The Old Town, Fribourg 1700, Switzerland
+41 26 347 10 40
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Nice view

The cathedral is very beautiful inside and out. If you're in Fribourg, this is defenitely something... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Joana S
Must see in Fribourg

This is certainly not the greatest cathedral you'll ever see but for such a small town it's... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2017
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rue des Chanoines 3 | The Old Town, Fribourg 1700, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The cathedral is very beautiful inside and out. If you're in Fribourg, this is defenitely something you have to visit. You will also have a nice view on the top, so make sure you climb those stairs! If you are going, make sure you also...More

Thank Joana S
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

This is certainly not the greatest cathedral you'll ever see but for such a small town it's impressive. And it's interesting to compare it to a cathedral from around the same time period but protestant rather than catholic, such as for example the Muenster in...More

Thank zurichgrad
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Not the best around but surely the typical swiss style gothic cathedral. Free entrance and good place to find peace...

Thank Alex F
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I like this gothic cathedral. It's very spiritual, big but still not huge, placed in an odd spot in the middle of the street. Outside to a far and to a close view too, you will see only the severe grey gothic carved rock, but...More

Thank chocolateaddicted
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I happened to have some free time to walk around town and decided to visit the St. Nicholas cathedral. This is worth the stop. Amazing history, a crypt, and relic. Beautiful even outside.

Thank Marie K
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The cathedral is nice, nothing special, but the view from the tower is amazing. It is not expensive at all to go up on in, it costs only few CHF, but be careful about the decision to go up since the stairs are really narrow...More

Thank TripsFemme
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Cathedral of St. Nicholas - Catholic Cathedral in the city of Fribourg, dedicated to St. Nicholas of Myra. The Cathedral, located in the north-western part of the old town. The construction of the cathedral began in 1283 and was completed in several stages by the...More

Thank Vladimir M
Reviewed 21 August 2017

If you visit Interlagen, you should see the cathedral as it is one of the most beatiful cathedral you can find in Switzerland.

Thank kpapai
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay here. The city is beautiful. The area where the cathedral is, is also very clean and nice.

Thank hegyieszter98
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I popped in to the cathedral when I arrived in Fribourg as it was close to the hotel I was staying. (Hotel da la Rose) Very impressive architecture and inside beautiful. The stained glass windows were wonderful enchanted by the sun shining outside. It was...More

Thank rory_fraser
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