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All reviews jesuit church baroque style white interior gorgeous church onion domes organ pipes side chapels pretty church worth a stop reuss river quick visit old town tour group walking tour lake lucerne train station altar
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 27 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
Thank LudwellMom
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This spectacular church is a focal point in Lucerne and a place that really must be admired inside & out. It is the first large baroque church built in Switzerland north of the Alps. In the distance Mount Pilatus can be seen in all its...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TheExploringShoes
Reviewed 1 October 2018

This church is along the river on the main boardwalk, It looks interesting from the outside, but when you get inside OMG! It almost looks as if it were done in white porcelain, gold and red marble - amazing. Alter area is magnificent and on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lawrence V
Reviewed 30 September 2018

The church is located near the chapel bridge. The interior of this church is really very grand and impressive.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Deep_Indore
Reviewed 24 September 2018

This is a beautiful church by the banks of the Reuss river. Its within walking distance of the Chapel bridge. The interior is beautiful with white walls and beautiful murals. Its nice to sit and marvel at the interior architecture and of course spend a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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