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Stadtpfarrkirche St. Egid

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An impressive church

An impressive baroque church with beautiful frescos. There is a tower you can climb if you are fit... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Marcela12
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Prague, Czech Republic
Extraordinary Ernst Fuchs chapel

Klagenfurt is a pleasant town with lovely old buildings. This church has a side chapel painted... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
Charles E
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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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4 Sep 2017
“An impressive church”
3 Jul 2017
“Extraordinary Ernst Fuchs chapel”
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

An impressive baroque church with beautiful frescos. There is a tower you can climb if you are fit. It is definitely worth spending some time there.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Marcela12
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Klagenfurt is a pleasant town with lovely old buildings. This church has a side chapel painted over 20 years by Ernst Fuchs - well worth seeing but only open Thursday and Friday 11.30 am as far as I can tell. The guide does not give...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Charles E
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This is the most famous church in Klagenfurt. The entrance is free, so you have nothing to miss. On the other side, the church is nothing special.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank aljo_ao670
Reviewed 18 October 2016

One of the most amazing art works I have seen is the Ernst fuchs chapel that can be viewed only at certain times. Please check...

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank TripProfessional
Reviewed 2 June 2015

The "Stadtpfarrkirche St Egyd" is the oldest church in Klagenfurt. The church hails from the 13th century; inside the church a stone with text can easily be found which refers to the 15th century. St Egyd is rebuilt in the 17th century after it was...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Worth visiting for the chapel painted by Ernst Fuchs. Watch for opening times and guided tours. The paintings are well worth a detour.

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Chris S
Reviewed 26 August 2013

St Egyd's Church is on Pfarr Platz ( Pfarr Square). Though it looks relatively plain on the outside, the inside is really beautiful. It was built on the site of a Bascilica which was destroyed by an earthquake in 1690. It is a 10 -...More

Date of experience: May 2013
Thank StanleyAuckland
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