Jesuit Church

First large sacred Baroque building in Switzerland. Commissioned by Jesuits and erected in 1666 by Pater Christoph Vogler. In the mid-18th century the vault was redecorated. The chapel holds the original frock of Brother Klaus (Swiss Patron Saint) more

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Klosterkirche Rheinau (Monastery...

Beautiful former monastery on Rheininsel – the brilliance and richness of the magnificent interior of the baroque building are overwhelming. The... more

Klosterkirche Rheinau (Monastery Church Rheinau)
Walser Settlement St. Martin in the Calfeisental Valley

Walser Settlement St. Martin in the...

In the early 14th Century, the free Walsers started to settle in the Calfeisen Valley. The church of St. Martin was first documented in 1432. more

Jesuit Church

First large sacred Baroque building in Switzerland. Commissioned by Jesuits and erected in 1666 by Pater Christoph Vogler. In the mid-18th century the vault was redecorated. The chapel holds the original frock of Brother Klaus (Swiss Patron Saint)

Jesuit Church
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Klosterkirche Rheinau (Monastery Church Rheinau)

Beautiful former monastery on Rheininsel – the brilliance and richness of the magnificent interior of the baroque building are overwhelming. The monastery church is one of the most significant Swiss sacred buildings.

Beautiful former monastery on Rheininsel – the brilliance and richness of the magnificent interior of the baroque building are overwhelming. The monastery church is one of the most significant Swiss sacred buildings.

Klosterkirche Rheinau (Monastery Church Rheinau)
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Walser Settlement St. Martin in the Calfeisental Valley

In the early 14th Century, the free Walsers started to settle in the Calfeisen Valley. The church of St. Martin was first documented in 1432.

The free Walsers settled in the Calfeisen Valley as early as the 14th Century. The church of St. Martin was first mentioned in the annals of 1432.

Walser Settlement St. Martin in the Calfeisental Valley
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