6 Sights in Friesach, Austria (with Map and Images)
Explore interesting sights in Friesach, Austria. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 6 sights are available in Friesach, Austria.List of cities in Austria Sightseeing Tours in Friesach
1. Stadtpfarrkirche St. Bartholomäus
The Roman Catholic parish church of Friesach is located north of the main square at the foot of the Petersberg in the municipality of Friesach in the district of Sankt Veit an der Glan in the Austrian state of Carinthia. The parish church of St. Bartholomew belongs to the deanery of Friesach in the diocese of Gurk-Klagenfurt. The church is a listed building.
2. Pfarrkirche Zeltschach
The Roman Catholic parish church of Zeltschach in Zeltschach is dedicated to the Apostle Andrew. The church was first mentioned between 1060 and 1088 as the own church of the noble Ernustus, the father of the second Gurk bishop Berthold von Zeltschach. Among the clergy working in Zeltschach was Erhard Paumgartner, who later became Bishop of Lavant.
3. Burgbaustelle Friesach
Erlebnis Burgbau Friesach is a castle construction project in the Austrian municipality of Friesach. The project sees itself as a laboratory for "experimental history". The work is carried out according to the approaches of experimental archaeology, whereby only medieval building techniques are used. Construction has been running since 2009.
4. Kirchenruine Virgilienberg
The church ruin Virgilienberg is located on a hill in the south of the Austrian town of Friesach between the Teutonic Order Church and the Church of the Holy Blood. It was formerly the fortified complex of a provost with a church.
5. St. Ruprechz
The branch church Staudachhof stands in the Metnitztal in the municipality of Friesach. The church, dedicated to St. Rupert of Salzburg, was first mentioned in a document in 1464 and belongs to the parish of St. Salvator.
6. St. Nikolaus
The Church of St. Nicholas, also Dominican Church, north of the moat of Friesach, is with a length of 74 m in this respect the largest church in Carinthia. The patron saint of the church is Saint Nicholas.
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