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Hospitable church

The Spitalkirche (Hospital Church) lies in Maria-Theresien Straße, Innsbruck, close to the Old... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
periandro
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Luxembourg
Don't be deterred by street people lining the entryway: the door is open so go in

The pink church on Maria Theresien Strasse is unassuming from the outside except for the color and... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
NoPegasus
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every piece of the detail in this church is original and beautiful. Just check the faces on the door handles!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Spitalkirche (Hospital Church) lies in Maria-Theresien Straße, Innsbruck, close to the Old Town. Its name derives from the fact that before it was connected to a hospital. This doesn't exist any longer and nowadays there is apparently a school in the place where the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank periandro
Reviewed 23 August 2018

The pink church on Maria Theresien Strasse is unassuming from the outside except for the color and the dome. Inside, it's a baroque fantasy created by Gumpp, who transformed several churches and public buildings in Innsbruck into the baroque. it is not my cup of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

This church is a must see, probably for all the wrong reasons. Free to visit, this is NOT the Sistene Chapel, but somebody has had a go at making it so and the result is highly comical. The pink exterior is garish enough, but inside,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

While exploring the center of Innsbruck, we came upon Spitalskirche. It had not been highlighted as a major tourist attraction on any of our maps. However, the Hospital Church of the Holy Spirit Innsbruck was worth the visit. Its rich stucco interior was quite impressive,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

I've seen a lot of old churches like this, still I did stay inside for a while to enjoy it's beauty. Not a must, not the most impressive church I 've ever seen... but surely worth a visit!. Due to it's location and it's pink...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

A lovely small church in one of the main squares with a very interesting interior. Lots of different ideas some quite modern but a lovely ceiling and more plasterwork than anywhere else.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The thing that hit me the most about this church was the ceilings, the laid on plaster. I could imagine a master plaster Craftsman laying down the intricate squirrels.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Jas8t123
Reviewed 15 August 2016

It is situated in one of the nicest streets of Innsbruck and between buildings like it is a house or something. And from the inside so nice. It has a rare little organ. Definitely visit this street and church when you are in Innsbruck.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank FORZA7777
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

It is always so amazing to sit and admire the work involved in building these beautiful churches those days.

Date of experience: June 2016
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