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Mariendom Linz

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Very nice cathedral. Not very old, from 1855. Very big inside. Entrance there is for free. One of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Prague, Czech Republic
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As the largest, not tallest, cathedral on Austria, it’s stunning. Few minutes from the main square... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
Boca Raton, Florida
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Herrenstrasse 26, Linz 4020, Austria
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice cathedral. Not very old, from 1855. Very big inside. Entrance there is for free. One of top sights in Linz.

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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

As the largest, not tallest, cathedral on Austria, it’s stunning. Few minutes from the main square, a must see. We happened to walk in with a wedding in progress.

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Reviewed 30 August 2018

This does everything a good Cathedral should do and more. The stained glass windows are as good as any I have seen and the rest of the interior has an understated majesty. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 13 August 2018

For Christians this is an absolute must-see in Linz. The Mariendom is one of the most beautiful late-Gothic-styled Cathedral in Europe. If you pray, I would recommend having a pray there. If you are an atheist, please let yourself inspire by the magic that human...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

This beautiful cathedral offers a room in its spire for rent on a weekly basis. A project by Linz 2009 European Capital of Culture and the Diocese of Linz is called the Hermit in the Tower. 395 steps up gets you to your small room...More

2  Thank evanses5
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The highlight of this church is definitely the stained glass windows -- some are very traditional and some are very modern. An interesting fact we learned is that you can spend the weekend in the bell tower for meditation and contemplation!

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Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

It was a beautiful experience, amazing architecture of the building. And the warmth of the place too.

Thank denissedaniela91
Reviewed 24 July 2018

This cathedral in a neogothical style is the largest church building in Austria. The interior is really impressive. Interesting detail, that the vaults are covered in brick, and the cathedral has only one very tall tower. While most of the painted glass windows are classical,...More

Thank Maria D
Reviewed 24 July 2018

For Cathedral afficianados this is a must visit if only for perhaps seeing the very best of 19th Century Gothic construction - yes this is a relatively new cathedral built on a grand scale in very traditional manner using 19th century technology rather than medieval...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We spent the day in Linz while on a river cruise. This church is not far from the city center and worth a visit. It has many stained glass windows and 2 huge organs. It has a rather dark interior but there are many interesting...More

1  Thank wwjd1947
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30 November 2018|
Response from Maria D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but you need to check the time.
22 July 2018|
Response from StevenGlassman |
I'll answer my own question- According to the Dom staff, you can only climb the spire as part of the tour, and that tour has limited runs. Contact domcenter@dioezese-linz.at for additional details.