6 Sights in Hallstatt, Austria (with Map and Images)

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Explore interesting sights in Hallstatt, 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 Hallstatt, Austria.

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1. Hallstätter Marienaltar

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The Hallstatt Marienaltar in the southern area of the double choir of the late Gothic Catholic parish church Mariä Himmelfahrt in Hallstatt in the Salzkammergut in Upper Austria is a pentaptych, a walking altar with a main shrine, two movable outer and two movable inner wings, which allow an alternation between three different display sides. The shrine is decorated with sculptures, the inner wings are decorated with reliefs on the front and back, on the outer wings there are painting panels on both sides. The sculptures and reliefs are extensively gilded. The altar, which is dedicated to the Virgin Mary, was built around 1510–20 in the workshop of Leonhard Astl and is one of the most important and elaborate late Gothic winged altars in Upper Austria.

Wikipedia: Hallstätter Marienaltar (DE)

2. Evangelische Kirche Hallstatt

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Hallstatt Evangelical Parish Church is located in Hallstatt City, Gmunden District. The present church was built between 1859 and 1863, replacing the prayer house of 1785. The church is an evangelical church, A. B. The parish church. In Austria, it belongs to the Protestant superintendent of Upper Austria. The church is also known as the Christian Church. Protestant parish church A. B. Von Hallstatt is listed as a historical monument (list entry).

Wikipedia: Evangelische Pfarrkirche Hallstatt (DE)

3. Hirlatzhöhle

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Hirlatzhöhle Benedikt Hallinger / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Hirlatzhöhle is a cave in the Dachstein massif in the municipality of Hallstatt in the Upper Austrian part of the Salzkammergut. The previously known total length of the cave is over 113 km. It is thus the third longest cave in Austria and with 1560 m depth the second deepest cave in Austria. The deepest point is located at 443 m above sea level and thus 65 m below the water level of nearby Lake Hallstatt.

Wikipedia: Hirlatzhöhle (DE)

4. Dachsteinkapelle

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The Dachstein Chapel is located immediately next to the Simony Hut in the Dachstein Mountains. It lies at a height of 2,206 m and is the highest place of worship in the Northern Limestone Alps. It is located within the municipality area of Hallstatt in the district of Gmunden in Austria. It belongs to the Roman Catholic Diocese of Linz and is a cultural heritage monument.

Wikipedia: Dachstein Chapel (EN)

5. Rudolfsturm

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The core substance of the Rudolfsturm at the entrance to Hallstatt's Salzberg-Hochtal in Austria goes back to a medieval fortified tower from the end of the 13th century. From this time until 1954, the tower was permanently used as the residence of the respective mining manager.

Wikipedia: Rudolfsturm (DE)

6. Pfarrkirche Maria am Berg

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The Parish Church of the Assumption of Mary, also known as Maria am Berg, is the Roman Catholic parish church of the market town of Hallstatt in the Upper Austrian Salzkammergut. The parish belongs to the deanery of Bad Ischl of the Diocese of Linz.

Wikipedia: Katholische Pfarrkirche Hallstatt (DE)


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