Located in an exceptional spot with a magnificent view of the Old Town, this baroque style building dating back to the years 1647 to 1648 appears to be a smaller version if not reproduction of the Santa Casa de Loreto in Italy.
The internationally-renowned Convent of St. John in Müstair enjoys UNESCO World Cultural Heritage listing and owes its existence and uniqueness to Charlemagne. It is one of the few existing architectural examples from the Carolingian period. The cloister museum contains many cultural treasures from times past.
In St. Gallen you'll find history at every turn. The city's landmark is the Convent of St. Gall with its Baroque cathedral. The convent, including the library and monastery archives, was added to the Unesco World Heritage List in 1983.